Household Hazardous Waste Day

  • Usually, happens once each spring and each fall.
  • Typically, from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
  • The spring event is usually held in May at the CMCMUA Transfer Station.
    The Transfer Station is located on Shunpike Road in Middle Township.
  • The fall event is typically held in September at the CMCMUA Sanitary Landfill.
    The Sanitary Landfill is located on Route 610 in Woodbine.
  • No preregistration is required.
  • Check our home page and local newspapers for advertisements as the event day approaches.

We Can Accept:*

  • Thinners and Solvents
  • Glues and Adhesives
  • Gasoline and Other Flammable Liquids
  • Photographic Chemicals
  • Pesticides and Herbicides
  • Pool Chemicals
  • Cleaning Products
  • Mercury Containing Items
  • Automotive Products

*Up to 25 gallons of liquid and/or 100 pounds of dry household hazardous waste will be accepted free per vehicle.  Quantities over 25 gallons/100 pounds will be charged $5.00 per gallon/$5.00 per pound.  Only Cape May County generated waste will be accepted from households and from schools, government agencies and businesses which are "Conditionally Exempt Generators".

We Can't Accept:

  • Unidentified Wastes
  • Explosives
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Waste from Regulated Hazardous Waste Generators (Quantities over 220 lbs. or 28 gallons)
  • Aerosol cans of any kind*

*Aerosol cans are not hazardous and may be disposed of as regular trash after the contents have been used.

For further information call:

CMCMUA Solid Waste Dept. (609) 465-9026
Call Anthony Moncman @ Ext. 1260 for more information

Click here for Information Flyer: HHW Day

Last Modified Jan. 24, 2017, 10:04 a.m.