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Essex County Recycling and Shredding Events

Essex County is hosting the following recycling events during the month of October:

Essex County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Saturday, October 7th from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

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125 Fairview Ave., Cedar Grove (next to the old Hospital Center)

Protect our environment by properly disposing of household materials. For information, call the Essex County Utilities Authority at 973-792-9060.

Essex County Computer and Electronics Recycling Day

Saturday, October 21st from 9:00 AM to 3:00 pm

125 Fairview Ave., Cedar Grove (next to the old Hospital Center)

Give your old and unwanted computers and electronic equipment a second life by recycling them. For information, call the Essex County Utilities Authority at 973-792-9060.

Essex County Paper Shredding Day

Saturday, October 28th from 9:00 AM to 1:00 pm

99 West Bradford Ave., Cedar Grove

Have your old and unwanted documents destroyed safely and securely, with the shredded paper then being recycled. 

 

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