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					Borough of Mt. Ephraim                                                     Borough Garage
Trash and Recycling Guide                                                  33 Linden Ave.
                                                                           856-931-2529

                     MT. EPHRAIM TRASH AND RECYCLING GUIDE

MATERIAL                                 TYPE OF COLLECTION                WHAT/HOW

Glass, Cans, Plastics, Aluminum          Every Tuesday                     Plastic–Only 1’s and 2’s
Paper, Cardboard                         Every Tuesday                     Remove any Styrofoam
Brush                                    Every Monday                      Tied in 4ft Lengths
Scrap Metal/Iron                         On your trash day                 All metal objects
                                          st   rd
Concrete/Asphalt                         1 & 3 Mondays of Month            Neatly at Curb
                                          nd    th
Stumps/Logs                              2 & 4 Mondays of Month            Neatly at Curb
Leaves                                   Special Pickup/Nov-Dec            Rake to Curb
Grass                                    Mondays May-Sep                   Trash cans – NO BAGS
Trash/Garbage                            Wednesdays (Southside)            No more than 5 cans or
                                         Fridays (Northside)               10 bags

       Please keep recyclable products off of the street, three (3) feet from trash and ten (10)
        feet from storm drains.
       No trash or recyclables created by contractors will be collected by the Borough.
        (Concrete, Cut Trees, Construction Debris, Carpet)
       No trash can should weigh more than 40 lbs.
       2x4’s, wood and brush must be bundled and no longer than four (4) foot lengths.
       Plywood and fence material should be no longer than two (2) feet x four (4) feet and
        bundled.
       Please help keep all inlets clean of debris!
       Regular trash pickup is every Wednesday/Friday (Please do not put trash out until 12 hrs.
        prior to trash day). Please keep all trash and debris 10 feet away from storm drains.

SPECIAL NOTES:
Please keep recyclables (metals, papers, yard waste) separate from regular household garbage.
All curbside pickup must be out prior to the first scheduled day in your zone.
The Borough will not pick up roof shingles created by a contractor or home owner.

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS:
Camden County collects the following items- Empty Propane tanks, Asbestos shingles,
Computers, Batteries, Paints, Pesticides, Fuels and Related Products – Drop off dates and
locations will be available at the Borough Hall and the Borough Garage. The Borough will not
accept or pick up any of these items.

LEAF COLLECTION:
Rake leaves to curb.
Keep leaves and brush at least ten (10) feet away from storm drains.
DO NOT place leaves in bags.
Notification will be placed on telephone poles one (1) week prior to pickup.

PET WASTE:
Per Ordinance No. 742:05, all pet owners and keepers are required to immediately and properly
dispose of their pet’s solid waste deposited on any property, public or private, not owned or
possessed by that person.

				
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