Recycling Schedule

Recycling Dates for 2022

Check the Township Calendar for next recycling pick up by Zone

(Updated 11/23/21)  2021 Recycling Dates

There has been a change to Clark's Recycling program.  Starting December 1, 2021- Zone 2 will be collected and going forward recycling will be picked-up every other Wednesday year-round by Waste Management. Below is a list of dates for the remainder of this year. Pick-up will continue to alternate by zone each week following.  

  • December 1 – Zone 2
  • December 8 – Zone 1
  • December 15 – Zone 2
  • December 22 – Zone 1

Read the full press release about these changes.

Watch Mayor Bonaccorso's address about Recycling changes.  

For a list of streets in each zone click the link: Zones

In the event, of bad weather please follow our Facebook page for cancellation alerts. 

Union County Recycling Events 2021


Township residents are urged to continue their excellent participation in the curbside recycling program.  Please remember that pizza boxes and plastic bags are never permitted.  Recyclables include:

  • Aluminum Foil
  • Brown Paper Bags
  • Chipboard
  • Food Boxes (Clean and free of food debris)
  • Gift Boxes

Newspapers - Tie with twine in bundles no more than 12 inches high. Do not use tape, wire or rubber bands to tie.

Mixed Paper - Mixed paper must be tied with twine in bundles no higher than 12." Acceptable materials include magazines, glossy catalogs, coupon and color news inserts, notebook paper, construction paper, mixed color paper, photocopy, computer and fax paper, telephone books (remove covers).

Corrugated Cardboard - Must be clean, flattened and tied in bundles. (No pizza boxes)

Commingled Collection - Glass, aluminum, tin, plastic containers, juice and milk cartons can be commingled in one receptacle. Containers must be well rinsed. All caps and lids must be removed.

Glass Bottles and Jars - No window glass, dishes, Pyrex, mirrors or crystal will be accepted.