Dual Stream Recycling (No Bags Please!):
1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month = glass, plastic, aluminum & tin collection
2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month = paper & cardboard collection
NO collection on the 5th Wednesday of the month
Dual stream recycling began January 1, 2017. Paper and cardboard must be separated from commingled recyclables due to rising costs
- Commingled - Properly Rinsed Aluminum and Tin Cans, Glass and Plastic #1, 2 and 5 ONLY. NO PLASTIC BAGS ALLOWED.
- Paper - Newspaper, Books, Magazines
- Cardboard - BROKEN DOWN Cardboard Boxes. Please make sure boxes are flattened and do not contain packing materials nor anything else.
We now have Electronics Recycling added to our Initiative. You may now drop off your electronics for recycling Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 am - 2:30pm. at the River Vale DPW office located at 320 Rivervale Road.
White Goods / Metals
- Picked up on Thursdays
- Please call the DPW at 201-664-2346, ext. 1400 to schedule a pick up of white goods and metals (large appliances like refrigerators, washing machines, etc.)
Take Your Hazardous Waste to a Safer Place!