Our History About Us
For forty seven years, Giordano Companies has provided solid waste and recycling collection, processing and marketing services for over 13 New Jersey municipalities with approximately 225,000 New Jersey residents. Giordano currently holds contracts for curbside recycling collection with municipalities in Essex County including:(South Orange and Millburn) as well as Union County (Berkeley Heights, Clark, Cranford, New Providence, Scotch Plains, Springfield, Westfield, and Winfield Park).
Our recycling facility is located at 142-156 Frelinghuysen Avenue in Newark New Jersey, where we maintain our processing facilities and equipment which includes vehicles and containers. We are conveniently located near all major highways in the City of Newark, just three miles to NY/NJ ports. Our recycling plant processes approximately 4,000 tons of recyclable materials per month. Our facility employs over twenty five Newark residents. In addition, Giordano Companies provides a monthly host community fee to the City of Newark.
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Collection UPDATES: WEATHER/HOLIDAYS
Thanksgiving Collection Update
Please note we will be closed on Thursday, November 26 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.
MILLBURN/SHORTHILLS (THURSDAY): Trash and Recycling will be cancelled until the next scheduled collection.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS (WEST SIDE): Recycling will be rescheduled for Friday, November 27, 2020.
Thank you and have a safe/healthy/great holiday! ~~ Giordano Management
All collections are normal
UNION COUNTY – To all of the townships we service including Berkeley Heights, Cranford, Kenilworth, Scotch Plains, Springfield, New Providence, Westfield, and Winfield Park Residents – Please note: we cannot take plastic bags anymore for curbside recycling and it’s only Recyclables #1 & #2. This is due to market changes of recyclable items.
ESSEX COUNTY – Millburn/Shorthills, South Orange and Maplewood – we are also no longer taking plastic bags for curbside recycling and it’s only Recyclables #1 & #2. This is due to market changes of recyclable items.
If you have any questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 1-800-216-2250 ext. 2 – to speak with someone or leave a Voicemail and we will get back to you in 24 business hours.