The Robert C. Shinn Recycling Center at the O.T.C has been completely redesigned and renovated to accommodate single-stream recycling as part of the Burlington County Regional Recycling Program. Our recycling center provides recycling and collection services to a wide range of individuals and organizations including Burlington County, the State of New Jersey, and military installations in South Jersey. In addition to providing gainful employment to dozens of adults with disabilities, the recycling program at O.T.C. has established credibility as a highly efficient, cost effecctive, and environmentally sound recycling programs. The Burlington County Regional Recycling Program serves as one of the largest shared services in the State of New Jersey.
O.T.C. is currently contracted by the Burlington County Freeholders to collect and process recyclables from all 40 municipalities. Each day, our fleet of 22 recycling trucks collects about 195 tons of recyclables from approximately 161,000 households including single and multi-family homes. Our recycling facility is designed to accommodate a wide range of recyclables including:
- Metal containers
Our services are both affordable and efficient. In 2013, the O.T.C provided recycling services to Burlington County for a monthly cost of only $2.80 per household while simultaneously diverting over 105 million pounds of recyclable material away from landfills. We pride ourselves on developing recycling services that give our customers the most efficient, cost-effective approach to recycling.