April 1, 2018 Advanced Disposal is the exclusive Township residential trash and recyclable collector. Trash and recycling is MANDATORY for all residents with the exception of residents with ten or more acres of workable farmland. For those residents, participation is voluntary.
To sign up or for further information , please contract Advance Disposal at 800-338-8971, Email: CPACustomerService@AdvancedDisposal.com or log onto Advance Disposal website at www.advancedisposal.com
TRASH & RECYCLINGwill be collected once a week. Please place your trash and recycling by the curb no later than 5:00 am on your trash day. You may choose one of the following two (2) options for your weekly trash pick-up.
POLY CART OPTION:Each resident who chooses this option will be supplied a 95 gallon wheeled cart container for trash and a 64 gallon wheeled cart for recyclables. All trash must be in bags. The cost of this option is $40.59 per quarter. You will be billed directly by Advanced Disposal; the contract will between you and Advanced Disposal.
TAG-A-BAG OPTION: Bags tags are available to any who chooses this option. This option includes 26 tags and a 64 gallon wheeled cartto be used for recyclables. Each bag must have a “pay by the bag” tag attached to it. You will be billed annually for the 26 tags each March/April. The cost of this option is$91.00 per year.
ADDITIONAL TAGS: May be purchased at Middlesex Township Office Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, for $3.50 each. You may pay with cash or check. Please note that extra bags or containers outside your poly-cart or BAGS WITHOUT TAGS WILL NOT BE COLLECTED.
RECYCLING CARTS: Recycling is collected weekly and on the same day as your trash collection. ALL residents will be supplied a 64 gallon wheeled cart. This cart will have a blue colored closable lid and can ONLY be used for recyclable materials. Recycling is SINGLE STREAM, thus items do not need to be separated. See side menu for detailed information on Single Stream information.
BAG TAG CUSTOMERS: Each March/April Advanced Disposal will be sending out 26 bag tags with a bill to you. These tags are effective April 1st. REMEMBER ALL TRASH TAGS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
CART PLACEMENT: Place wheeled cart at curb or along roadway with the handles pointing towards your residence. The recycling collection truck will be using semi-automated equipment so it is very important that the carts are set out in this manner. PLEASE keep carts at least three feet away from other carts, mailboxes, fire hydrants, parked cars, bushes, light poles or utility poles so trucks can easily access the cart. The semi-automated collection truck arm and equipment may not be able to reach your cart and empty it if it is blocked by these items. The cart should be place in a clear area.
BULK WASTE: One bulk item per week will be collected at no additional charge. Acceptable items include, but are not limited to: one tire (off rim), furniture (such as sofa and mattresses), dryers, refrigerators and air conditioners. 48 hours prior to your pick-up day. PLEASE call 800-338-8971 to schedule a bulk item pickup, or go to Advanced Disposal’s website at www.advanceddisposal.com you can click onCUSTOMER CARE for form to submit for pick up of bulk item.
LEAF COLLECTION: There will be (2) leaf collections scheduled. The first will be in May and the second will be in December. For exact dates see the Newsletter, see side menu to the right “Leaf Collection” or contact Advanced Disposal. Leaves will be collected on your normal pick-up day. Leaves MUST be placed at curbside in open container of Kraft bags.
HOLIDAY SCHEDULE: Observed holidays include: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Routes will be pushed back one day following a holiday. Example:If Christmas day is Thursday, and you normal trash day is Thursday, you will be services on Friday . Customers who’s trash day is Friday will be pushed back to Saturday. If you still have questions please contact Advance Disposal @ 800-338-8971, Email: PennsylvaniaCustomerCare@AdvanedDisposal.com or CUSTOMER CARE
REMINDER:Your contract will be between you and Advanced Disposal. If you have questions about your bill or trash pick up, you should call Advanced Disposal. In addition, if you need a new cart or have a problem with your cart, please call Advanced Disposal at 800-338-8971. The township does not have extra trash or recycling carts located at the township.