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Newark Recycling Center

Accepted Items

  • Single Stream Recycling
  • Cardboard
  • Used Motor Oil
  • Used Oil Filters
  • Batteries
  • Styrofoam

Special Collections

  • Household Hazardous Waste
    Every Wednesday, 10am-2pm
  • Document Shredding
    1st Wednesday of Each Month, 10am-2pm
  •  Electronics Recycling
    Monday-Saturday 8:30am-3:30pm
  •  Latex Paint
    Last Wednesday of Each Month 10am-2pm

Types of Waste Accepted:

DSWA’s Recycling Program is single-stream, which means that residents no longer have to sort their recyclables prior to coming to the drop-off centers.

Listed below is accepted materials for the DSWA single-stream recycling program.
  • Newspapers/ Brown Paper Bags
  • Magazines/Catalogs
  • Telephone/Soft Cover Books
  • Junk Mail/Envelopes (all types)
  • Paper
  • Paperboard (cereal/tissue boxes)
  • Cardboard
  • Narrow-Neck Plastic Bottles
  • Milk Jugs, Bleach/Detergent, Shampoo Bottles
  • Glass Bottles/Jars (any color)
  • Metal Cans (tin/steel/aluminum)
470 Corporate Blvd.
Newark, DE 19702
Phone: 1-800-404-7080
Hours: Monday-Saturday 8:30am-3:30pm