Residential Paint Drop Off Program

Middlesex County runs a Paint Drop-Off Program for Middlesex County residents only.   On the 4th Saturday of the month from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., you may bring items to the South Brunswick Recycling Center at 540 Ridge Road, Monmouth Junction. 

Items accepted are paints and paint-related items (latex, oil-based paints, stains, varnishes, lacquers, thinners, paint aerosols).  Items must have the original labels attached. 

Items that are not acceptable are: empty paint containers or latex paint that is dried out (dispose with your regular trash); household hazardous waste; commercially generated waste

Questions?  Access the County website at; click on "Residents" tab and select Recycling Programs.