Recycling Information

Montvale Recycling Center 

For questions regarding the Recycling Center please contact  PV DPW Superintendent Rich Campanelli at 201-664-2346 ext. 1401

Montvale Recycling Center:

  • 1 Memorial Drive, Montvale
  • Hours of Operation:  Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday: 8AM – 3PM  ­­­­­­
  • Bulk items and trash are not accepted

River Vale Recycling Center

  • 320 River Vale Road, River Vale 
  • Access is available 24/7 for recycling
  • Bulk items and trash are not accepted

The following items are accepted at the Montvale Recycling Center. Residents may also use the River Vale Recycling center.  However, River Vale Recycling Center does not accept Yard Waste.  

  • Clear & colored glass
  • Plastic items with triangle symbols #1-7
  • Paper items: newspapers, magazines, junk mail, telephone books,    
  • paperback books, office paper, paper shopping bags, packaging,  cardboard, and corrugated cardboard (boxes should be crushed) 
  • Scrap metal
  • Electronic equipment: televisions, stereos, cell phones, computers,  
  • answering machines, printers, DVD players, VCR’s, fax machines, Laptops, I-Pads, I-Pods. (Electronic equipment is NOT picked up at curbside)
  • Automotive batteries (household batteries can be discarded in household trash)
  • Motor Oil
  • Clothing in bags. 
  • Yard waste is accepted at Montvale Recycling Center. River Vale Recycling Center does not accept yard waste/garden debris. Logs and stumps ARE NOT accepted at either Recycling Center.
  • Wood chips and mulch are seasonal. Please call Pascack Valley DPW for availability at 201-664-2346 ext.1400

Bulk items and trash are not accepted.

Corporate Recycling

For our Corporate residents who generate a SMALL amount of recyclables such as aluminum cans, computer paper and white office paper, you may contact DPW Superintendent Rich Campanelli  regarding the use of the Recycling Center. Arrangements for Corporate use of the recycling center MUST BE MADE PRIOR TO USE OF THE CENTER. For details, please call the Pascack VAlley DPW at 201-664-2346 ext. 1400.