Recycling

Calendar
View the 2016 River Vale Recycling Calendar (PDF) to find out when your recycling will be picked up. 

Questions about holidays and snow removal? Please view our Frequently Asked Questions (PDF) or feel free to call the Department of Public Works (DPW) at 201-664-2346, ext. 1401.

Drop Off
While the curbside recycling schedule still remains the same, 3 dumpsters (2 for paper/cardboard and 1 for bottles/cans)
are now located at 320 Rivervale Road, the DPW building, for residents to drop off recyclables. 

Electronics Recycling
We now have Electronics Recycling added to our Initiative. You may now drop off your electronics for recycling Monday - Friday from 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the River Vale DPW office located at 320 Rivervale Road.

White Goods / Metals
  • Picked up every Thursday
Please call the DPW at least 24 hours in advance to schedule a pick up of white goods and metals.

Hazardous Waste
Take Your Hazardous Waste to a Safer Place!

The 2016 Computer/Electronics Recycling, Tire Recycling and Paper Shredding program dates and locations are as follows:
 
Bergen Community College, 400 Paramus Road, Paramus
Saturday, April 2, 2016
Sunday, August 21, 2016

 
Bergen County Campgaw Mountain Reservation, 200 Campgaw Road, Mahwah
Saturday, June 4, 2016
Sunday, October 23, 2016


Contact the Bergen County Utilities Authority at 201-641-2552, or visit them online for a complete list of acceptable and unacceptable materials for collection.