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Solid Waste & Recycling News

HEADS UP: We are unable to process credit card payments at the PTF at this time. Thank you for your patience and understanding. 

2023 PROCESSING & TRANSFER FACILITY (PTF) TIPPING FEE

Effective January 1, 2024 the PTF tipping fee for Solid Waste will be $95.00 per ton, with a minimum charge of $20.00 for up to 400lbs. Click here for the 2024 PTF brochure. All open loads must be covered and secured. Open loads not covered and secured will be charged an additional $20.00 fee.

PTF HOURS
Monday - Friday: 7am-3pm
Saturdays (March-Nov.): 7am-11am
CLOSED FOR ALL MAJOR HOLIDAYS (and days the Courthouse is closed)


HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE (HHW) FACILITY- CLOSED FOR THE SEASON
Household Hazardous Waste is accepted for a fee at the Processing and Transfer Facility BY APPOINTMENT ONLY May-October. Call 715-258-6249 to book yours.
Compost Bin

COMPOST BIN SALE- NOW AVAILABLE UNTIL SOLD OUT!

A large 128 gallon bin is just $65. Purchase at the PTF or Solid Waste & Recycling Office in the Courthouse during open hours. 

This year we also will be selling a 1 gallon Kitchen Katcher Compost Pail for $25. The stainless steel pail works great to collect food scraps for compost, and it looks good too! 

ELECTRONICS PRICING AT PTF
Residential Electronics:          $.25 per pound
Commercial Electronics:        $.30 per pound
If you have questions please contact the PTF at 715-258-6249 or the Solid Waste Dept. at 715-258-6240.

WAUPACA COUNTY PTF SECURED LOAD POLICY
 Click here for a link to the January 2013 Press Release

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SPECIAL EVENT RECYCLING
 
Waupaca County Offers Special Event Recycling free of charge to all Waupaca County residents and businesses by providing clear stream bins. A refundable deposit is paid to use the bins and participants are responsible to bring in their recyclables to a Waupaca County Recycling Drop Off Center. If you are interested in using this program call 715-258-6240 to get more information. 



Contact the Central Office:
Waupaca County Solid Waste & Recycling Dept.
811 Harding St
Waupaca  WI   54981
715-258-6240
E-mail:  parks@co.waupaca.wi.us
Office Hours:  Mon.-Fri. 8 am to 4 pm

What Do I Do With?
Click here for different materials disposal information.  Don't see what you're looking for?  Contact us at 715-258-6240 and we will answer your disposal question.

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