Somerset County residents can recycle electronics free of charge on designated Saturdays and weekdays.
Following is a listing of date, location and time for 2021:
- Saturday drop-offs: from 8a.m. to 2 p.m. at the South County Public Works Garage, located at 410 Roycefield Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844.
Social distancing is required: Residents must wear facial coverings . Occupants should remain in their vehicles with the windows shut until otherwise directed. Residents will also be expected to remove items without assistance and place items as instructed by staff.
- January 9, 2021
- February 6, 2021
- March 6, 2021
- April 3, 2021
- May 1, 2021
- June 5, 2021
- July 10, 2021
- August 7, 2021
- September 11, 2021
- October 2, 2021
- November 6, 2021
- December 4, 2021
- SITES ARE TEMPORARILY CLOSED to the public EXCEPT BY APPOINTMENT: Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the North County Public Works Facility, 411 Chimney Rock Road - north of Route 22 - Building B, Bridgewater, NJ 08807 and the South County Public Works Garage, 410 Roycefield Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844. TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, call 908-541-5021, or book an appointment through the E-waste drop-off application here.
Proof of Somerset County residency is required (current driver's license, valid lease, tax bill or any other bill with a Somerset County address). Pre-registration is not required. No businesses allowed. No Commercial vehicles are permitted at the Electronic Waste events.
The following materials are accepted: computers (desktops and laptops), monitors (cathode-ray tube and flat panel), televisions (cathode-ray tube and flat panel), copiers, digital cameras, DVD players, e-book readers, fax machines, MP3 players, personal digital assistants (PDAs), printers, stereos, radio equipment, VCRs, audio visual equipment, typewriters, camcorders, telephones, cellular phones, circuit boards, modems, telephone mainframes, keyboards, mice, scanners, cables, wiring, power supplies, mainframe equipment and controllers.
NO batteries are accepted. Household batteries (AA, AAA, D, C and 9 volt) may be disposed in the regular trash. Lithium
and rechargeable batteries can be brought to scheduled Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) drop-off events.