FIREWORK DISPOSAL INFORMATION
Fireworks do not belong in your recycling container! Soak in water and place in the garbage. For a "dud" firework wait 15-20 minutes first, then soak in water and place in garbage. Click here for more fireworks safety tips.
2021 PROCESSING & TRANSFER FACILITY (PTF) TIPPING FEE
Effective January 1, 2021 the PTF tipping fee for Solid Waste will be $85.00 per ton, with a minimum charge of $15.00 for up to 340lbs. Click here for the 2021 PTF brochure. All open loads must be covered and secured. Open loads not covered and secured will be charged an additional $20.00 fee. Cash or check only. No credit cards accepted.
SATURDAY HOURS AT THE PTF - March- November
The PTF will be open from 7am-11am every Saturday, March-November. They are also open Monday through Friday from 7am-3pm.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic
The Solid Waste & Recycling Office, Processing and Transfer Facility, and Recycling Centers are all open and operating with regular hours. When visiting these locations please practice social distancing. All locations are doing their best to keep staff and the public safe. If you are ill, please stay home. For more information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic please click here.
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE (HHW) FACILITY OPEN FOR THE SEASON (May-October) by APPOINTMENT ONLY
Call 715-258-6249 to schedule your appointment to dispose of HHW today! For more information on rates and what's considered HHW click here.
COMPOST BIN SALE- NOW AVAILABLE UNTIL SOLD OUT
A large 128 gallon capacity bin is just $55. Purchase at the PTF or Solid Waste & Recycling Office in the Courthouse during open hours.
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
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.