Jerry DeSanto, Recycling Coordinator
Any questions regarding your missed recycling pickup, call 856-461-4141. All other questions, call 856-461-7737.
Delran provides a recycle drop off site for paper, cardboard, glass, plastics, aluminum, motor oil and car batteries behind the municipal building which is open to the public 24 hours.
The public works now provides a drop off site for paint and all electronic equipment such as televisions, computers, computer components, radios, hair curlers, hair dryers, etc. If you are facing the municipal building the drop off location is on the right side of the building near the Emergency Squad and Fire Department entrance. The drop off location is open Monday through Friday, 7:00 AM to 2:30 PM. and the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month from 8 AM to 12 PM. Call 856-461-7737 for location and questions.
When placing the blue recycle cart out for pickup make sure the steel bar is facing the street.
Tires can be dropped off at the Public Works building (fee applies) Monday through Friday, 7 AM to 2:30 PM. Call 856-461-7737 for questions.
OTC is having weekly problem with sorters finding syringes on the conveyor belts, resulting in some workers getting stuck by needles. These typically appear to be insulin syringes, but they have also had a few epi-pens as well.
Click here for information on Safe Syringe Disposal Program.
Shredded paper no longer goes in the blue recycle cart. Residents can either put it in their regular trash or bring it to the county during one of their shredding events.