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 All of Union County’s one day recycling events for 2018 are over. The 2019  recycling event schedule will be posted on our website and announced by the end of January. Want to be the first to receive the 2018 recycling schedule?  Download the free recycle coach app in your app-store. You can even set up reminders to make sure you don’t miss any!

Our Union County Electronic Recycling events have concluded for 2018.

Here are alternative recycling resources for you to use

Best Buy has a free e-waste recycling program for many electronic items but does not offer free television recycling.

 If you have a television, Tech Recyclers in Elizabeth will accept it

2019 Dates Coming Soon
2019 Dates Coming Soon

Items other than those listed above will not be accepted at events

Fax Machines
DVD/VCR Players

For municipal recycling drop-off programs, click here.

Union County Vo-Tech, Scotch Plains, 07076
Saturday, June 30, 2018
From the Garden State Parkway South- Take the parkway to Exit 135, stay to the right down the exit ramp.  This will be Central Ave.  At the first light turn left onto Raritan Rd. At the 4th light, make a right onto Lake Ave. (Rotundo’s is on the left) and continue over the bridge.  At the third light, turn left onto Raritan Rd.  Approximately 1/2 mile down Raritan Rd. on the left is the Union County Vo-Tech school.
From ROUTE 22 (East or West) – Take the Terrill Road Exit.  Continue on Terrill Rd. for a few miles, bearing left at the end.   Terrill Rd. now becomes Raritan Rd.  The Union County Vo Tech School is located on Raritan Rd. 1/4 mile on our right.  Enter the Vo-Tech driveway and bear right. 
Nokia, New Providence 07974
Saturday, May 12, 2018
From Route 22 West:  Traveling West into Scotch Plains take Exit for Scotch Plains, Fanwood, Berkeley Heights & New Providence/Route 78 (2nd right after McDonalds, before Blue Star Shopping Center).  At 1st light, turn right onto New Providence/Diamond Hill Rd.  Continue straight for 3 lights.  At 3rd light, make a right.  Entrance to Nokia is the 1st light on the right. 

From Route 22 East:  Traveling East into Scotch Plains take Exit for Scotch Plains, Fanwood, Berkeley Heights & New Providence/ Route 78 (immediately past Snuffy’s).  Make first right, crossing over Route 22.  Continue straight onto Diamond Hill Rd.  Continue straight for 3 lights.  At the 3rd light, make a right onto Mountain Ave.  Entrance to Nokia is the 1st light on the right (across from Ryder Way). 


Please Take Note

A disposal ban that has been in effect since January 1, 2011 bans computers, monitors, laptops portable computers and televisions from being disposed of in the garbage.  Use our electronic recycling events and resources below to help you in your disposal needs.