County of Monmouth
Monmouth County Reclamation Center

HHW Acceptable Items

The Permanent Household Hazardous Waste Facility is a free service for Monmouth County residents. Proof of residency is required. A driver's license, a tax or utility bill showing the home address may suffice. Residents do not need to make an appointment to bring items.

Acceptable Items

  • Liquid paint (oil base, enamel, spray paint)
  • Mercury containing devices(thermostats, thermometers)
  • Gasoline (transported in a certified gas can ONLY)
  • Motor oil and other automotive fluids
  • Used oil filters
  • All herbicides
  • All pesticides
  • All solvents
  • Wood preservatives
  • Oxygen tanks
  • Fire extinguishers

  • Rechargeable batteries, button batteries, car batteries
  • Any household cleaners
  • Stains
  • Unbroken fluorescent tubes
  • Fertilizers
  • Kerosene
  • Insecticides
  • DDT
  • Muriatic acid
  • Freon
  • Anti-Freeze
  • Photographic chemicals