Middletown Township


Recyclables are collected curbside and at the Kanes Lane Recycling Center

What's Accepted Curbside and at the Recycling Center

Curbside Collection Schedule | Recycling Zone Search 


Curbside Collection
As of 7/2/12 Middletown will be collecting recyclable materials at the curb in a single stream process. All recyclable materials (bottles cans, newsprint, mixed paper and cardboard) can be placed in the same containers for collection. Max weight is 50 lbs per container. Single stream collection will allow all curbside recyclables to be collected on your normal collection days.

Recycling Collection schedules are determined by your election district. The recycling collection schedule for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years is shifted to the next business day.

Kanes Lane Recycling Center
The Township’s Recycling Center is located at 52 Kanes Lane, off Highway 35, in the heart of Middletown. The facility is open to Middletown residents only.

The Recycling Center and the Train Station Drop-Off Site does not accept single stream recycling at this time. Recyclable materials brought to these locations must be separated. Bottles and cans can be co-mingled into the available container; Newsprint, mixed paper and cardboard must be separated into the available container for each material.

Recycling Center Operating Hours are Thursday through Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Closed Tuesdays and Wednesday. Also Closed New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Recycling Collection Schedule


  Single Stream Collection Days


1st Tues.

3rd Tues.


2nd Tues.

4th Tues.


1st Mon.

3rd Mon.


2nd Mon.

4th Mon.


1st Fri.

3rd Fri.


1st Thurs.

3rd Thurs.


2nd Fri.

4th Fri.  


1st Sat.

3rd Sat.


2nd Sat.

4th Sat.


2nd Thurs.

4th Thurs.


1st Wed.

3rd Wed.


2nd Wed.

4th Wed.