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Business Hazardous Material


Outagamie County Recycling - commercial

Outagamie County Recycling & Solid Waste does not accept business generated hazardous material.

Businesses may contact Brown County Hazardous Material Facility for year-round hazardous material collection service. If you have a large quantity of material (a truck bed full or trailer full) please call to make an appointment. Brown County reserves the right to reject any loads deemed too large to handle during residential hours or you may be required to wait until a slower period. If you are in doubt or want more information call (920) 492-4950 to discuss with a Hazardous Material Recovery personnel.

Hazardous material is any solid, liquid or contained gaseous material that is no longer used and has one or more of the following characteristics:

Automotive:
Gasoline/Fuel Additives
Brake, Starter & Transmission Fluids
Engine Oil/Anti-Freeze
Lead Acid Batteries

Miscellaneous:
Oil & Lead Based Paints
Varnish/Stains
Paint Thinners/Strippers
Spray Paints/Adhesives
Wood Preservatives
Kerosene
Mercury

Cleaners:
Drain & Oven Cleaners
Pool Chemicals
Household Cleaners
Polishes & Aerosols

Garden & Lawn Care:
Herbicides/Insecticides
Fungicides/Pesticides
Weed Killer
Poisons

A Very Small Quantity Generator (VSQG) is a business that stores or accumulates less than 220 pounds (100kg) of hazardous waste per month. If your business qualifies as a VSQG, you may contact Veolia ES Technical Solutions at (800) 255-5092 to schedule an appointment at an upcoming collection. Businesses that exceed the above limits are required to report their hazardous waste generation to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.