John T. Kendzulak, Jr., Recycling Superintendent

Phone:            732-469-3363
Fax: 732-469-6229
Mail: 40 Polhemus Lane, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
  • Collects recyclable materials from county residents, public schools, municipal and county facilities.
  • Recyclables are processed into marketable post-consumer commodities.
  • Provides First Saturday of the Month Recycling Drop-Off Program to county residents.

Melissa D. Harvey, Manager of Solid Waste

Phone:            908-231-7109
20 Grove Street, P. O. Box 3000, Somerville, NJ 08876
  • Responsible for planning, implementing, and monitoring of solid waste disposal methods for the county.
  • Conducts periodic Household Hazardous Waste disposal programs.
  • Coordinates the Adopt-A-Road and Backyard Composting Programs for Somerset County.
  • Recycling Coordinator establishes prices through quoting of commodities in the various markets. Designs and implements special recycling programs throughout the county. Assists municipal recycling coordinators in program operations.

Drop-off Events and important information for Somerset County residents:

Proof of Somerset County residency is required (current driver's license, valid lease, tax bill or any other bill with a Somerset County address)  for Household Hazardous Waste, Electronic WasteTire, and First Saturday of the Month drop-off events.  Pre-registration is not required.  No businesses allowed.  No Commercial vehicles are permitted at these events. 

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