Borough of Mt. Ephraim Borough Garage
Trash and Recycling Guide 33 Linden Ave.
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
Concrete/Asphalt 1 & 3 Mondays of Month Neatly at Curb
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.