CEDAR GROVE NJ - Cedar Grove, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (center) looks over some of the items collected during the Essex County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, October 1st with (from left) Roy Croome, a chemist with MXI from Langhorne, Pa., ECUA Executive Director Elmer Hermann, Essex County Public Works Director and County Engineer Sanjeev Varghese and MXI chemist Ed Janosov. The fall event was an opportunity for Essex County residents to dispose of pesticides, motor oil, paint, fluorescent light bulbs and other household materials in an environmentally friendly way. There were 1,365 residents who brought material to be recycled at the event, which was organized by the Essex County Utilities Authority. The Essex County Computer and Electronics Recycling Day will be held Saturday, October 15th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 125 Fairview Avenue in Cedar Grover next to the old Essex County Hospital Center property. (Photo by Glen Frieson)