Recycling Rules

The Oneida County Landfill wants to remind you to help Save Our Planet!Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle!  The following list below is the Oneida County Landfill Recycling Rules.  If you have any questions please call us at 282-4944.

ALUMINUM
Beer & pop cans only! Rinse & Crush. NO TINFOIL!

ANTIFREEZE
$.75 per gallon. Attendant will drain into on-site container.

CARDBOARD
Corrugated boxes and brown paper bags ONLY! Flatten & keep dry.

GLASS
Clear, Brown, & Green Jar/Bottle. Remove caps, rinse clean, and separate by color.  NO WINDOW GLASS, LIGHTBULBS OR DISHES.

MAGAZINES
Magazines and catalogues.  Keep dry.

MOTOR OIL
$.25 per gallon. Engine, hydraulic, and gear oil. Drain into on-site container and throw used container away!

NEWSPAPER
Keep dry.

OFFICE PAPER
Envelopes, computer printouts, copy paper, paper junk mail, etc.

OIL FILTERS
$.25 each. Any vehicle oil filters. Bin located next to oil tank.

PLASTIC
Plastics (#1-7 only) bottles and tubs. NO 5 Gallon pails. Remove all caps.

TIN CANS
Fruit, vegetable, and soup. Clean and remove labels, and flatten if possible.

BATTERIES-WET CELL
Car, truck, motorcycle, and snowmobile. Lead-acid type.

BATTERIES- DRY CELL
“A” – “D”, etc. Alkaline batteries. Button (watch, calculator) Non-rechargeable. Accepted in scale office with a $1.50/pound charge.

BATTERIES-RECHARGEABLE
“A”-“D” , Ni-Cad (Examples: power tools, videocameras). Accepted in scale office or at following hardware stores:

Lakeland True Value (715) 277-2325
Hwy 47, Lake Tomahawk
Woodruff Ace Hardware (715) 356-3555
Hwy 47, Woodruff
Three Lakes Hardware (715) 546-3680
Superior Street, Three Lakes

MIXED PAPER
All papers are collected ‘co-mingled’, which means that newspapers, magazines, catalogues, office paper, books, pamphlets, etc… are all collected in the same bins.

MIXED CONTAINERS
All containers (glass, plastic, aluminum cans & tin cans) are collected together