Recycling & Conservation Center

The Plainsboro Recycling and Conservation Center located off of Grovers Mill Road, is open April 1st to December 15th on Mondays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  From December 16 to March 31, the Center is open on Saturdays only from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. only.  Use of the Center is strictly for Plainsboro residents.  Commercial entities are not allowed to utilize the facility.  Additionally, commercial vehicles are not allowed in the facility without prior approval of the Department of Public Works.

Curbside Recycling Collection Schedule (Mondays):

Community Calendar  |  Directions to Center

The 2015 dates are;

January 12, 26
February 9, 23
March 9, 23
April 6, 20
May 4, 18
June 1, 15, 29
July 13, 27
August 10, 24
September  12, 21
October 5, 19
November 2, 16, 30 
December 14, 28

The following items are accepted at the center:


Replacement/additional recycling containers can be purchased at the Department of Public Works, 20 Woodland Drive, Cranbury, NJ 08512 Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at a cost of $10.05 for the round commingling container and $9.99 for the rectangular paper container.  We take checks only made payable to the Township of Plainsboro.

Please see “Bulk Waste Days” for additional information regarding the disposal of garbage.