The Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA) Is open to both residents and commercial haulers for disposal. Only material generated within Atlantic County is accepted.
ACUA "Fritz" Haneman Environmental Park
6700 Delilah Road
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
The facility closes on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. During the summer, (between Memorial Day and Labor Day) operations will be extended by one hour. Any other changes to hours of operation will be placed on the homepage.
Cost Per 100 lbs.: $3.73
Cost Per Ton: $74.66
Animal and Food Processing Waste consists of materials generated in canneries, slaughterhouses, packing plants or similar industries, including animal manure when intended for disposal and not reuse. It also includes dead animals.
Cost Per 100 lbs.: $6.64
Cost Per Ton: $132.72
Only accepted from Atlantic County Residents.
Asbestos can be hazardous to your health as well as to the environment if proper disposal precautions are not taken. Under no circumstances, should loose asbestos ever be disposed of with your regular trash.
Cost Per 100 lbs.: $4.87
Cost Per Ton: $97.34
Most large items that cannot fit into your regular trash can are considered bulky waste, such as furniture, mattresses and vacuums.
Cost Per Load: $10.00
Clean wood is defined as wood free of any paint, wood preservative, and glue. Clean wood can result from a variety of "waste" items, such as cut-offs and wood pallets.
Cost Per 100 lbs.: $1
Cost Per Ton: $20.00
Concrete, brick and block in 8 inches or less pieces or sections that are free of any contamination (metal, wire, rebar, tar or any other substance) can be recycled at ACUA.
Rate for NJDEP registered haulers only. Haulers that are not NJDEP certified will be charged the rate for Construction and Demolition Debris (which can be found below) regardless of the quantity of the material.
Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste is a portion of solid waste resulting from the construction or demolition of buildings and other structures.
Cost Per 100 lbs.: $1.10
Cost Per Ton: $22.00
ACUA will only accept contaminated soils generated from within Atlantic County.
Non-hazardous contaminated soil consists of contaminated earth or fill, typically generated due to spill or leak. It is considered a Special Handling Waste, Waste Type Identification Number 27.
Dry Industrial Waste is a portion of Solid Waste resulting from manufacturing, industrial and research and development processes and operations, and which are not Hazardous in accordance with the N.J.A.C 7:26 G. For Special Handling Waste ACUA requires the Transporter and or Generator to contact ACUA prior to delivering the Waste for disposal.
Cost Per 100 lbs.: $16.00 per unit
Special Rules apply when dealing with appliances that contain refrigerants/CFCs, such as air conditioners. The Federal Clean Air Act requires the removal of Chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) refrigerants from appliances, such as refrigerators and air conditioners, prior to the recycling or disposal. Items cannot be dumped, but must be individually off-loaded by the customer. Please take care to prevent any damage to items that may cause the release of CFC's.
Clean loads of scrap metal and white goods that do not contain CFCs/Freon are accepted at the minimum per load charge, no matter how large the load. All clean loads of metals and white goods will be directed to the Transfer Station for inspection and offloading.
Waste originating in the community from private residences, commercial businesses, schools and organizations.
Cost Per Load: $10.00 Per Tank
ACUA only accepts 20 lb. Propane Tanks
Cost Per Ton: $0
Cost Per Load: $0
Recycling from Atlantic County residents can be taken to our facility at no cost. There is a recycling drop-off located by the Recycling Center (no need to pass over the scale).
Cost Per 100 lbs.: $2.00
Cost Per Ton: $40.00
This rate is charged to external haulers/municipalities bringing recycling material to ACUA.
Cost Per Ton: $375 - 9 or more
Cost Per Load: $21 per tire - 8 or less
Rims must be removed.
Cost Per Ton: $350 - 9 or more
Cost Per Load: $6.15 per tire - 8 or less
Cost Per 100 lbs.: $1.33
Cost Per Ton: $26.50
Yard waste includes leaves, grass clippings, tree parts, shrubbery and garden wastes.
Please visit our Waste Wizard for proper disposal information for particular items.
ACUA's Solid Waste Facility is registered and permitted through the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP).
Permit # - SWF150001