Salem County Improvement Authority

Keeping Salem County Beautiful

The Salem County Improvement Authority (SCIA) is dedicated to providing safe, environmentally compliant, and affordable solid waste management, recycling assistance, and education for the Salem County community.

The Landfill is an important public asset and public service operated by SCIA utilizing best management practices and sound business judgment.

SCIA also promotes responsible community recycling and road clean-up efforts. We have a beautiful county and our goal is to keep it that way! We have natural beauty that must be maintained so generations that follow us can appreciate the wonders of Salem County.

Convenience Center

Wednesdays & Saturdays: 8am – 3pm
Credit card or cash payments only. Checks are not accepted.

36 McKillip Road, Alloway, NJ
Read our Solid Waste Policies

Office Hours

Mon – Fri from 8am to 4pm

Latest News & Notices

Bid: Landfill Flare Control Panel Installation

Deadline: Thursday October 7, 2021 at 2:00 PM
Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Salem County Improvement Authority on Thursday October 7, 2021 at 2:00 PM, prevailing time at the SCIA Administrative Office

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Landfill Manager

Deadline: September 1, 2021. The manager is responsible for the supervision of all employees within the Operations Department, which include Equipment Operators, Service Workers, Laborers, Seasonal Laborers and Community Service Workers.

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Seasonal Laborer

Deadline: September 1, 2021. The Seasonal Laborer will be required to perform manual and physical labor (such as litter pick-up, operation of grass cutting equipment, maintenance and cleaning equipment, use of simple hand tools and driving a pick-up truck). Core days of the operation department are Monday through Saturday.

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Big Changes Are Coming

Governor Phil Murphy and the New Jersey Legislature enacted the most progressive bag ban law in the country. Please see post for more details.

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Used Clothing Drop-Off Shed

Recycle, reduce, reuse or donate

Help us keep your donation clean and dry by putting the items in plastic bags.

Recycle Coach logo with flowers

Items Accepted:
All clothing, shoes, sneakers, belts, purses, blankets, sheets, pillowcases, drapes and stuffed toys. Your donation will not be cut up or shredded.

Please… no rags, fabric scraps, non-stuffed toys or household goods – these items are a hardship and expense to dispose of.