Waste Management has many services available in your neighborhood and throughout most of the Elizabeth, New Jersey area. As one of New Jersey’s largest trash and recycling service partners, we pride ourselves on customer service and environmental stewardship. Thank you for your partnership with Waste Management.

I just purchased my first home or I’m new to the area. How does trash pickup service work in the city of Elizabeth?

Elizabeth trash pickup service varies by neighborhood. Some residents within the city limits receive weekly garbage and recycling collection services by the City of Elizabeth’s Solid Waste Management Department. Whenever possible, we’re happy to provide smart waste solutions for smaller communities such as homeowners associations and property management groups. If your new neighborhood offers a choice for your household trash and recycling service needs, we would love to be your partner when it comes to disposing of the waste everyday life creates.

Where can I drop off trash in Elizabeth?

When it comes to disposing of extra-large or bulky items that are too big or too heavy for your regular trash bin, WM has a number of locations for convenient trash drop off in Elizabeth.

Where can I drop off recycling in Elizabeth?

Recycling is becoming an intentional practice for more and more homeowners, businesses and communities. As the country’s largest recycler, WM makes recycling in Elizabeth convenient and affordable with a number of recycling drop off locations around the city.

What can you recycle in Elizabeth?

Recycling in Elizabeth includes plastic bottles, cans, paper and cardboard. The key to recycling the right way is ensuring your items are clean and dry. Keeping contaminants like food and liquid out of your recycling helps ensure that everything in your bin finds a second life. For more tips on how to recycle properly and efficiently, visit WM’s Recycling 101 guide.

Where can I recycle batteries and electronics in Elizabeth?

WM’s Recycle by Mail program, LampTracker®, makes it easy to recycle many household items like bulbs, batteries and electronics while keeping harmful materials like mercury out of the environment. From the box to the return shipping label, we provide you with everything you need.

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