Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak

Due to the COVID-19 statewide public health emergency, the County of Union is open for essential business only. View alerts and service modifications.

Please note: Union County’s Recycling Events for March and April have been cancelled due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus. The impacted events are Mobile Paper Shredding Events, Household Hazardous Waste Programs, and Scrap Metal Recycling.

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Scrap
Metal

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All 9:00 am to 12:00 pm from April thru November

Locations

Visit any of these two
locations for the dates below

Cranford

Emergency
Services
Building
 
151 Kenilworth
Boulevard

Rahway

Park
Service
Yard
 
Rahway River
Park

 

 

Dates

First Thursday and Third
Saturday of each Month

First Thursdays

April 2 Cancelled
May 7
June 4
July 2
August 6
September 3
October 1
November 5

Third Saturdays

April 18 Cancelled
May 16
June 20
July 18
August 15
September 19
October 17
November 21

Accepted Metals

 *by law, you must remove the doors before setting refrigerators and freezers out for recycling we cannot accept units with doors still attached.

Aluminum Scrap/Cans
Brass
Dishwashers
Gutters
Microwaves
Refrigerators*
Stoves
Washers/Dryers
Appliances
Cabinets (metal)
Fencing (chain/wire)
Irons Pots ‘n Pans
Sheds (metal)
Tire Rims 
Window Frames

Bicycles
Copper
Freezers*
Lawn Furniture
Railings
Siding (aluminum)
Toasters
Wire Hangers

County Emergency Services Yard, 151 Kenilworth Boulevard, Cranford 07016

From GSP South Exit 138 Kenilworth, bearing left off exit ramp onto the Boulevard. Proceed through four (4) traffic lights. Emergency Services Building will be on your left before Nomahegan Park.

From U.S. 22 East Heading East on Route 22, turn right onto N. Michigan Ave. Turn right onto Kenilworth Blvd. Proceed 1.2 miles and Emergency Services Building will be on your left before Nomahegan Park.

Rahway River Park (St. Georges Avenue), Rahway 07065

From Roselle/Linden area: take St. Georges Avenue (Route 27) into Rahway. Entrance to the Park is on the right between Scott Ave. and W. Grand Ave. Follow signs once in the Park.

From Parkway South: Exit 135, bearing left off exit ramp onto traffic circle. Go under Parkway and take 2nd exit ramp off of circle onto Valley Road. Follow through one light and continue straight. Turn right into Rahway Park. Follow signs.