Monthly curbside collection of recyclable materials will be provided to all Hamburg residents as per the schedule below:

2024 Hamburg Recycling Schedule 

The 4th Tuesday of every month is co-mingled.
Includes plastic, glass, mixed paper and metal. Must be placed in a reusable container. DO NOT place in plastic or paper bags.

The 4th Wednesday of every month is paper.

  • Newspapers, Magazines, Junk Mail must be bound in one-foot stacks and cross tied or placed in reusable containers not to exceed 75 lbs.
  • Corrugated Cardboard must be flattened and cross tied
  • Shredded paper can be placed in a reusable, easy to empty container

All recycling materials MUST be free of food and/or waste. Caps and Lids are garbage and should not be with the recycling. Recycling should be put out the night before pickup or by 5:00 A.M. the day of pick up. If recycling pick up falls on a Holiday have the recycling out by 3:00 A.M. the following day. In the event of inclement weather the day of pick up, recycling will be picked up the next business day.

Sussex County MUA
(973) 579-6998

Hamburg Borough Hall
(973) 827-9230 exts 4010 or 4012