Middletown Recycling Centers

Middletown Recycling Center (52 Kanes Lane)

The Middletown Recycling Center, located at 52 Kanes Lane, is the Township’s main recycling facility.  It is fully staffed and is currently open Thursdays through Mondays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We are closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays, and major holidays including New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Among the items accepted at the Middletown Recycling Center include:

  • Motor Oil, Antifreeze, Vegetable Cooking Oil 
  • Lead Acid Batteries (rechargeable batteries only; household alkaline batteries NOT accepted); 
  • Metal / Scrap Metal; 
  • Appliances (*fee applies for appliances with freon) 
  • Electronics
  • Bulky/Rigid Plastic Items
  • Car and truck tires (*fees apply) 
  • Plastic Toys
  • Clean Plastic Bags 
  • Styrofoam*
  • Aluminum, Tin and Steel cans 
  • Glass Bottles and Jars 
  • Mixed Paper 
  • Plastic Bottles and Containers (#1, #2, #5)
  • Cardboard  

Middletown Train Station (Church Street)

There is a satellite Recycling Center located at the Middletown Train Station that accepts :

  • Cardboard [BROWN CONTAINER]
  • Mixed Paper [GREEN CONTAINER]
  • Plastic Bottles and Containers (#1, #2, #5) [BLUE CONTAINER]
  • Aluminum, Tin and Steel cans [BLUE CONTAINER]
  • Glass Bottles and Jars [BLUE CONTAINER]
  • Styrofoam* [Specified Styrofoam Bins]

*Styrofoam is a trademark brand of Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) owned and Manufactured by the Dow Chemical Company.

Styrofoam Guidelines 5.7.20