Jennifer M. Smith, Certified Recycling Professional
Certified Clean Communities Coordinator
Phone: (609) 298-0073
[email protected]

Gina F. Ficarotta, Certified Clean Communities Coordinator
Phone: (609) 298-0604 ext. 4
Email: [email protected]
Office Hours: 9:00AM to 4:00PM

As you may know, the State of NJ Bag Ban went into effect May 4, 2022. The City of Bordentown Clean Communities continues to offer reusable bags to all Bordentown City residents which can be picked up at City Hall, 101 E. Park Street on Wednesdays between 9:00am and 4:00pm. When you stop by to pick up your bags (5 per household), please ask for Gina Ficarotta or Jennifer Smith, our Clean Communities Coordinators.

Bordentown City Recycling Brochure 2022-2023

Bordentown City Recycling Resource Guide – BCEC
Take a Tour of Burlington County’s Recycling Facility
Burlington County’s Single Stream System
Download Recycle Coach for Up To Date Recycling Information
How To Safely Recycle Batteries

Recycling Frequently Asked Questions

Interesting Facts:

  • One ton of recycled cardboard saves 46 gallons of oil
  • 2.5 million plastic bottles are thrown away every hour in America
  • Enough plastic is thrown away each year to circle the earth four times
  • More than 28 billion glass bottles and jars go to landfills every year; that’s enough to fill two Empire State buildings every three weeks
  • Each ton of recycled paper can save more than 17 mature trees


    The City is always open to community involvement so we would love to hear from our residents. If you have any suggestions for community events, ideas on how to improve our Recycling or problems you encounter when you recycle, please feel free to email [email protected] with your questions, comments and/or suggestions.

    101 E. Park Street
    Bordentown, NJ 08505
    City Administration Building
    PO Box 395
    Bordentown, NJ 08505