Recycling

Recycling is now mandatory in the Borough of Pompton Lakes. All persons, firms, corporations and other entities, whether public or private, shall be subject to the mandatory recycling provisions of Chapter 160B of the Administrative code of the Borough of Pompton Lakes.  

Recycling Center Information


The Borough Recycling Center is open to all Borough residents and businesses. Residents and businesses must obtain a Recycling Center Decal which must be shown to the attendant upon entering the Center. Recycling Permit stickers required, for more information contact office.

Be advised that leaving materials at the Recycling Center gate is considered illegal dumping and punishable by fine and/or imprisonment.

Biodegradable Bags


Biodegradable paper bags are available at the Recycling Center facility. The cost of these bags are $0.35 cents per bag.


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