Middletown Recycling Centers

Bayshore Recycling Center Drop Off

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 only open Saturday and Sundays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We are closed Mondays through Fridays, 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, anti-freeze, cooking oil 
  • Lead acid batteries; 
  • Metal; 
  • Appliances (with freon for a fee - suspended at this time)
  • Electronics, bulk plastic
  • Car and truck tires (for a fee - suspended at this time) 
  • Plastic toys
  • Clean plastic bags 
  • Textiles
  • 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*.

Bayshore Middle School (Leonardville Road) - TEMP LOCATION

There is a satellite Recycling Center located temporarily at Bayshore Middle School 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*.

bayshore recycling center



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