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Recycling and Trash Containers

ACUA offers a selection of trash and recycling containers to residents in its service area. Please note that some towns require specific containers for collection. Please refer to your town's page for details. 





 





 

Recycling Buckets  

Atlantic County residents who receive recycling collection from ACUA are entitled to one free 20-gallon recycling bucket per calendar year to use for curbside recycling collection. Please note: Atlantic City, Corbin City, Galloway, and Port Republic residents as well as Cumberland or Cape May County residents are not eligible. Residents residing in apartment buildings are not eligible. 

Additional buckets can be purchased for $10 at our Environmental Park Geo Administrative Building Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

*Beginning January 1, 2023, residents will be able to receive one free bucket every four calendar years, and the cost of buckets will increase to $15 for purchases.






 

Recycling Carts

ACUA offers 96-gallon recycling carts for households who want extra space to hold their recyclables. The recycling carts are available for $80 each. Carts can be ordered online and delivered to your Atlantic County residence at no extra cost. 

Please note: Our carts cannot be used in Atlantic City, Galloway, Port Republic, or Cumberland County. If you live in Brigantine, Buena Vista Township, or Ventnor, please contact your Public Works Department to purchase a recycling cart.






 
 


Trash Carts

Sturdy, 96-gallon trash carts are available for purchase for $80 each through our online store and can be delivered to your Atlantic County residence at no extra cost.

Please note: Our carts cannot be used in Atlantic City, Egg Harbor Township, Galloway, Port Republic, or Cumberland County. If you live in Brigantine, Hamilton Township, Hammonton or Ventnor, please check with your Public Works Department prior to purchasing.