Plainfield Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Plainfield trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Plainfield is in New Jersey with Parsippany-Troy Hills to the north, Edison and Piscataway to the south, Newark and Bayonne to the northeast, Bernards to the northwest.

If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.

Plainfield Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit

Plainfield Solid Waste & Sewer Utility 2023 Collection Calendar

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

If your trash collection is interrupted by a holiday closing, your waste will be picked up on your next scheduled collection day.

Plainfield Trash Collection Map

Plainfield Trash Pickup Schedule Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit:

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Furniture
  • Tires
  • Beds & mattresses
  • Kitchen appliances
  • Air conditioners
  • Strollers
  • Laundry baskets
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Lawnmowers
  • Hardcover books, etc

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Hazardous waste

Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.

If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.

Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.

There are a number of junk removal services in Plainfield and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2023

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: Plainfield Solid Waste & Sewer Utility 2023 Collection Calendar

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Plainfield?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit:

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: Plainfield Solid Waste & Sewer Utility 2023 Collection Calendar

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at [TIME]. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Plainfield Solid Waste & Sewer Utility Department?

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (908) 226-2518

Address: 515 WatchungAve, Plainfield NJ

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