Household Haz Waste Days, Composting Workshop & Tire Disposal Days

Posted on September 2, 2015

County Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Days

September 12, 2015

9am – 2pm

Branchburg Public Works Garage

34 Kenbury Road

Branchburg, NJ 08876


October 24, 2105


South County Public Works Garage

410 Roycefield Road

Hillsborough, NJ  08844


No registration is necessary, but proof of Somerset County residency is required.  The program is free to county residents.

Household hazardous waste includes banned or outdated pesticides, antifreeze, transmission fluids, brake fluids, wet-cell car batteries, motor oil (2-gallon maximum), fluorescent tubes and compact fluorescent light bulbs, ammonia-based cleaners, gasoline, kerosene, mercury switches, oil-based paints, pool chemicals, propane tanks and rechargeable and button-cell batteries.

For more information on types or quantities of materials accepted, contact the Somerset County Division of Solid Waste Management at (908) 231-7031 or email or visit the Somerset County website at for programs and information.


Backyard Composting Workshop

Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

2 Classes – 10:00-11:30 a.m. & 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Somerset County Administration Bldg.

20 Grove Street

Somerville, NJ



Call 908-231-7109 to register by September 15.


Tire Recycling

Monday through Friday, week of Nov. 16-20, 2015

8am – 3pm

South County Public Works Garage

410 Roycefield Road

Hillsborough, NJ

Residents & Farmers

For more information call 908-541-5021

Maximum of eight (8) tires with or without rims will be accepted.


Source: Somerset County Division of Solid Waste

Date: 9/02/15