• Leroy F. Smith Jr. Public Safety Building
  • 60 Nelson Place
  • Newark NJ 07102
Essex County Utilities Authority, New Jersey

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ESSEX COUNTY
UTILITIES AUTHORITY

ESSEX COUNTY
UTILITIES AUTHORITY

The Essex County Utilities Authority (ECUA) is committed to
providing services to facilitate environmentally sound,
cost-effective solid waste disposal management in Essex County.

At right, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo

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Essex County Recycling

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ESSEX COUNTY
RECYCLING

ESSEX COUNTY
RECYCLING

The ECUA leads the charge to help residents
REDUCE, REUSE, and RECYCLE through education, tools,
and organized drives to collect recyclable materials for a
greener Essex County.

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Essex County Solid Waste Management

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About

ESSEX COUNTY
SOLID WASTE
MANAGEMENT

ESSEX COUNTY
SOLID WASTE
MANAGEMENT

Every year, the ECUA ensures that over 500,000 tons of solid waste
from Essex County residents and businesses is disposed of
in an environmentally-safe manner.

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ECUA Recycle Coach

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THE RECYCLE
COACH APP

THE RECYCLE
COACH APP

Recycle Coach helps you drastically reduce contamination
and become a force for good in the fight against climate change.

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Upcoming ECUA Events

Essex County Resident Resources

Essex County NJ Residential Recycling

Essex County Recycling

The ECUA works with each of our municipalities to help them improve their recycling programs. The ECUA provides technical assistance, regulatory guidance and education for each of our Municipal Recycling Coordinators to help them help you to Recycle Right.

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Essex County Solid Waste Management

Essex County Solid Waste Management

The ECUA works to ensure that the solid waste generated in Essex County is disposed of in an environmentally safe and economically sound manner.

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Recycle Coach App

Recycle Coach

Have a recycling question? Don’t know if something can be recycled? The Recycle Coach will help to find your answer!

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garbage truck

Solid Waste Haulers in Essex County

Find rules to set up payments, disposal instructions, and driving directions necessary to utilize
the authorized Essex County Solid Waste Facilities.

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Essex County Recycling Facility

Solid Waste & Recycling Facilities in Essex County

This page provides a listing of all solid waste and recycling facilities currently operating within Essex County. If you need to find a recycling facility for your materials, check here.


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ECUA 60 Nelson Lane Newark NJ

The Leroy F. Smith Jr. Public Safety Building
6th Floor
60 Nelson Place, Newark, NJ

All meetings are held at 2:00 P.M.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Tuesday, April 17, 2021
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
No August Meeting
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Tuesday, December 21, 2021
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Tuesday, February 15, 2022
Essex County Solid Waste Advisory Council

The Essex County Solid Waste Advisory Council

The Essex County Solid Waste Advisory Council (SWAC) advises the County Executive and the Board of Chosen Freeholders on all matters related to the development and implementation of, and modifications to, the District Solid Waste Management Plan.

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Essex County Environmental Center

Recycling & Sustainability Education

The ECUA supports and promotes programs in Essex County that provide education about recycling and the environment for residents young and old, like those provided by the Essex County Environmental Center.

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A Message from Essex County Executive

Joseph N. DiVincenzo

We all share the duty of protecting our environment by disposing of waste in a responsible and environmentally safe manner. Working together as the “Greener Essex County Team” with the ECUA initiatives we can make a tremendous difference. Thank you for “Putting Essex County First!