Recycling

 
***Dual stream recycling began January 1, 2017.

  Paper and cardboard will need to be separated
 from commingled recyclables due to rising costs.***


View the

 

2017 River Vale Recycling Calendar (PDF)

 to find out when your recycling will be picked up. 



Drop Off


While curbside recycling is still available to residents, dumpsters are also located at 320 Rivervale Road, the DPW building, for residents to drop off recyclables Monday - Friday from 8:30am - 2:30pm.  The Recycling Center is closed on weekends and holidays.

Electronics Recycling


We now have Electronics Recycling added to our Initiative. You may now drop off your electronics for recycling Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 2:30pm. at the River Vale DPW office located at 320 Rivervale Road.

White Goods / Metals


  • Picked up every Thursday
Please call the DPW at 201-664-2346, ext. 1400 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!
Please click here for the 2017 Collection Events for Bergen County Residents.
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.

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. 1400.