Hazardous Material and Special Waste

Household hazardous material that requires specific methods of disposal

Special Waste

Household hazardous wastes, paint, and chemicals are not to be disposed of in the trash. Items that contain:

  • Explosives
  • Gasses
  • Solvents
  • Corrosives
  • Chemicals (including pool chemicals)
  • Poisons
  • Biological hazards including needles
  • All require special handling and disposal.

Please use your county's household hazardous waste program. 

Dane County*: www.danecountycleansweep.com
Green County: www.co.green.wi.gov

Do not place any hot ashes in the cartsyou will start a fire. You are responsible for any damages to the carts.

*Dane County Clean Sweep is also available to Columbia County residents. Residents outside of Dane and Columbia may pay a higher rate.