SOUTH HARRISON TWP. — Gloucester County Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger announced the dates for the County’s 2014 Household Special Waste (HSW) Collection Program.
The HSW Program is a series of periodic collection events conducted at specified locations where Gloucester County residents can drop-off their old oil-based paint, motor oil, antifreeze, rechargeable batteries, CFL bulbs, fluorescent tubes, solvents, pesticides, pool chemicals, and similar materials for recycling, reuse, and/or proper disposal.
Latex paint is not accepted and must be dried out with kitty litter and placed in the regular trash. This is a free service for Gloucester County residents. Businesses are not permitted to participate.
HSW will be accepted at the Gloucester County Solid Waste Complex, 493 Monroeville Rd. (County Rt. 694), South Harrison Township on April 26 and Sept. 27.
HSW will be accepted at the Gloucester County Public Works Department, 1200 N. Delsea Dr., Clayton on May 17 and Oct. 18.
All events are conducted rain-or-shine and start at 8 a.m. and end at 2 p.m. No materials will be accepted after 2 p.m. Residents must adhere to the posted event times. Materials cannot be accepted after the closing time.
The drop-off events are limited to Gloucester County residents only. Commercial businesses are prohibited from participatingFor further information on the 2014 HSW Collection Program or to have a detailed brochure mailed to you that includes all materials accepted and maps to the drop-off sites, please contact the GCIA/Office of Recycling at 478-6045 (ext. 14). You can also check out the Recycling Link our web site: www.gcianj.com<http://www.gcianj.com/>.