Recycling Rules


Commingle recyclables in our MRF 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
Power tools, "A"-"D" , Ni-Cad. Available at hardware stores. See list of stores below or accepted in scale office.

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

BATTERY RECHARGEABLE DROP OFF

Rechargeable Ni-Cad batteries can be dropped off at the following locations free of charge. (Examples: power tools, videocameras, "A"-"D" rechargeable.)

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


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