Category Archives: Recycling

Swiftreach message from HP Borough Hall:

“We would like to remind everyone that when it comes to curbside recycling to please not mix recyclable materials in with household garbage. Cardboard, unless soiled, should always be put out with recycling, never with the trash. If you have … Continue reading

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Hazardous waste collection dates – two remaining in 2017 **OCTOBER 15th and NOVEMBER 18th**

There are two remaining hazardous waste collection dates in 2017: Sunday, October 15th and Saturday, November 18th. The Bergen County Utilities Authority (BCUA) is responsible for wastewater treatment for forty-seven Bergen County municipalities and solid waste management services for all … Continue reading

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The BCUA shredding truck will be in HP April 22nd from 9-noon

What to do with unwanted confidential and sensitive paperwork? Shred it!  The BCUA  Mobile Paper Shredding Program provides Bergen county residents the opportunity to these materials shredded free of charge, either at a regional or a municipal shredding event. The shredding truck … Continue reading

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Household Hazardous Waste Collection dates 2017

Spring cleaning? The first household hazardous waste collection for 2017 takes place on Saturday March 11th in Moonachie. The Bergen County Utilities Authority (BCUA) will conduct eight household hazardous waste collection events in 2017 throughout the county. As there is … Continue reading

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Garden refuse pickup starts Monday April 3rd. Large branches are chipped curbside on Mondays

“March winds and April showers bring forth May flowers”…and LOTS of downed branches and twigs! Garden refuse pickup starts on Monday April 3rd. Large branches are chipped at curbside on Mondays by our DPW workers (do not leave branches out if there … Continue reading

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Single stream recycling is only on the first four Thursdays

Happy Holidays!    and heads up. Single stream recycling is only on the first four Thursdays of every month. There is no pickup on Thursday December 28th. For all the cardboard, wrapping paper, bottles, cans and plastic containers that you … Continue reading

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Hazardous waste collection – November 12 in Moonachie

Heads up! The last hazardous waste collection for 2016 takes place this Saturday from 9am to 3pm at the Bergen County Utilities Authority in Moonachie. Our DPW collects ONLY waste motor oil. All chemicals, sprays, paints, fluorescent bulbs, propane containers, … Continue reading

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