Barron County Recycling

575 10 1/2 Avenue

Almena, Wisconsin 54805




Barron County Recycling Guide

Recyclable

Non Recyclable Items

Preparations

Glass Containers

  • Food Jars and Bottles
  • Beverage Containers: Pop, water, beer, and liquor bottles
  • Clear brown or Green bottles
  • Cups, plates, dishes and all other porcelain and ceramic.
  • Drinking glasses, crystal and heat resistant oven ware.
  • Light bulbs, flower pots, and glass bowls.
  • Auto glass, plate glass, sheet glass and mirrors.
  • Remove Caps
  • Rinse Clean
  • Separate By Color - Clear, Brown & Green

Tin, Steel, Aluminum Cans & Containers

  • Aluminum Cans
  • Tin or Steel Food Containers
  • None
  • Remove Labels
  • Rinse Thoroughly
  • Store with Plastic Containers

Plastic Containers

  • Milk & Juice Containers
  • Pop & Water Bottles
  • Laundry & Soap Bottles
  • Other "Narrow Necked" Containers with the following symbols:
  • No Wide Mouth Containers
  • No Ice Cream Buckets, Margarine Tubs, etc.
  • No Dirty or Food Filled Containers
  • No Pesticide Containers
  • No Plastic Bags, Film/Wrap, Cottage Cheese Containers, Deli Containers, etc.
  • Remove Caps & Rings
  • Rinse Thoroughly
  • Store with Tin & Aluminum Containers.



Storage At Home and At The Drop Box

PLEASE! - DUMP ALL MATERIAL LOOSE INTO THE DROP BOX.....REUSE YOUR BAGS OR BOXES.




Drop Box Collection Sites




Appliances, Waste Oil, Car Batteries, Etc.

(Car Batteries, Waste Oil, Demolition, Appliances, Scrap Metal, Stumps & Brushes)

Check with the following places for disposal of the items listed. Please call ahead to confirm.

S & R Recycling

234 - 6896
  • Car Batteries
  • Waste Oil
  • Scrap Metal

Solid Waste Recovery

537 - 6469
  • Demolition
  • Appliances
  • Scrap Metal
  • Stumps & Brush

Bestway Disposal System

924 - 4077
  • Demolition
  • Appliances
  • Scrap Metal
  • Stumps & Brush

Bob's Auto Salvage

234 - 3120
  • Car Batteries
  • Appliances
  • Scrap Metal

Car Quest Auto

924 - 4864
  • Car Batteries
  • Waste Oil

Kadinger's II

537 - 3157
  • Car Batteries
  • Scrap Metal

Nelson Oil & Tire

924 - 4898
  • Car Batteries
  • Waste Oil

Ricks's Service

837 - 1171
  • Car Batteries
  • Waste Oil

S & J Repair

924 - 2328
  • Car Batteries
  • Waste Oil

Turtle Lake Auto Salvage

986 - 2424
  • Car Batteries
  • Waste Oil
  • Appliances
  • Scrap Metal

Wackerfuss Auto

822 - 2930
  • Car Batteries
  • Waste Oil

Kleenair

234 - 6296
  • Car Batteries
  • Appliances



Yard Waste

Barron County Recycling promotes "backyard composting" of yard and garden waste. For information on how to start your own home backyard composting program, call Barron County Recycling at: 357 - 6566




Barron County Recycling Ordinance

Who it Applies to:

What it Requires:

Penalties:

Ordinance Passed on September 27, 1993


Effective Date was November 3, 1993