Frequently Asked Questions

Solid Waste Frequently Asked Questions

Recycling

 

I have excess recycling material that won’t fit in my cart/bin or I missed my collection day.  Is there a place I can take it?

Yes, you can bring it to the Landfill located at 100 W County Road Y, Oshkosh for no charge during regular business hours.  We do ask that you stop at the Scale Office to let the Scale Operator know what you have.  The Scale Operator will direct you to the dumpsters designated for recyclables.

 

 

What day of the week is my recycling/trash picked-up?

We do not do any of the trash or recycling pick-ups.  Please contact your hauler for this information.

           

City of Oshkosh Sanitation

232-5383

City of Oshkosh

 

City of Neenah Public Works Department

 

886-6260

 

City of Neenah

 

City of Menasha Public Works Department

 

967-3620

 

City of Menasha

 

Advanced Disposal

 

685-6666

 

Towns of Algoma, Black Wolf, Clayton, Nekimi, Omro, Vinland, Winchester and Winneconne, Village of Winneconne, Village of Fox Crossing and City of Omro

 

Graichen Sanitation

 

982-4116

 

Town of Wolf River

 

 

 

Harter's Fox Valley

888-804-8556

Town of Neenah

 

 

Do you pay out for recycling aluminum cans?

We do not pay out for the recycling of aluminum cans.

 

 

Where can I take old electronics (television, monitor, laptop, CPU, printer, VCR etc.)

You can take household electronic items to the Winnebago County Landfill located at 100 W. County Road Y, Oshkosh for recycling.  Check-in at the Scale Office and let the Scale Operator know what you have.   The Scale Operator will collect the fee(s) and direct you where to go.  There is a limit of four (4) electronic items per customer. There is no charge for keyboard, speakers, mice, cords or cell phones.

 

 

How can businesses recycle their electronics?

 

How do I dispose of appliances, tires, car batteries, propane tanks, light bulbs, computers, TV’s, waste oil, oil filters and anti-freeze?

These materials are collected at the Winnebago County Landfill for recycling located at 100 W. County Road Y, Oshkosh.  Fees may apply; daily limits may apply.   No commercially collected materials, business materials or out-of-county materials accepted.

 

 

Do you accept yard waste such as leaves, grass, brush, clean wood, etc.?

Yes, the Winnebago County Landfill has a designated area for clean wood and yard waste.  Fees apply.

 

 

Can I get wood chips or compost from the Landfill for my home/garden?

Unfortunately not at this time.  Presently, all material is reused on-site around the Landfill site.

 

 

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