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Fluorescent Tubes

Locations below accept fluorescent tubes for recycling: Riley Electrical Supply located at 659 S. Hickory in Fond du Lac: Phone:  (920) 922-7711 4ft and shorter are $0.45 each, over 4ft are $0.89 each. Ripon Ace Hardware located at 1085 W. Fond du Lac Street, Ripon Phone:  (920) 748-3360 Fluorescent tubes of all sizes – price varies; $.70 each for […]

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City of Fond du Lac Residents ONLY

Residents of the City of Fond du Lac have the option of taking the following items to the City Garage, 530 Doty Street in Fond du Lac.  Proof of residence is required.  Questions can be directed to 920-322-3544. MUNICIPAL SERVICE CENTER Where is the yard waste drop-off located? The drop-off site is located on the […]

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Electronics Recycling

Please find the most up to date Electronics Recycling information at Here you can search for the specific item you are looking to dispose of and enter your zip code. This will bring up a list of all the locations closest to you that will take your items!

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Below are some possible disposal options: Veolia Port Washington Hazardous Waste Division 1275 Mineral Springs Drive Port Washington, WI  53074 Phone:  262/243-8998Hazardous waste collection on Mondays, 8 am to 5 pm.No residency requirements. Website: Search for a collection partner by zip code.  

information about waste and recycling at ACH Foam Technologies


ACH Foam Technologies not only makes Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) or Styrofoam, but they recycle it too. Small amounts from a household can be dropped off at the main office from 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Call ahead for larger amounts. EPS needs to be clean (no food particles in it) Coolers and shells from appliances […]


Battery Recycling

 Please be courteous and buy new batteries at the store where you recycle old ones. Business and Phone Number (920) Batteries Accepted Best Buy **Information for recycling at Best Buy Battery Backups (UPS) Button Batteries Cellphone Batteries Laptop Batteries Rechargeable Batteries Target: 924-0420 All batteries. Batteries Plus: 922-8000 Batteries Plus charges .99 cents per pound for alkaline […]

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New Recycling Guidelines

Earlier this month, the City of Fond du Lac & Fond du Lac County Energy Communications Team learned about updates in recycling processes from Waste Management. Much about recycling has changed in recent years due to improved technology and increased demand for recycled materials. For example, plastic water bottle caps CAN be recycled now as […]


Dodge County Clean Sweep – Sept. 5-6

Friday – Sept 5th – Juneau Dodge Co Hwy Shop – 211 E Center St., 9am-11am Friday – Sept 5th – Mayville Dodge Co Hwy Shop – 850 Mallard Dr., 3pm-6pm Saturday – Sept 6th – Beaver Dam Dodge Co Hwy Shop – N8856 CTH A, Beaver Dam 8am-12pm For further information…       […]

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Area Recycling Facilities

Below is a list of various recycling facilities in the Fond du Lac County area. If you have an item that is not on this list, we will research a disposal option for you. Contact UW-Extension at 920/929-3173. Waste Management 1207 S. Hickory, Fond du Lac Mon. – Fri., 7:00am-3:30pm; Sat., 8am – Noon 800/782-4331 Regular […]

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Latex Paint

The Habitat for Humanity ReStore accepts all kinds of paint if the can is at least 3/4 full. They are located at 65 W. Scott Street  in Fond du Lac. 920/921-2893. Waste Management & Veolia will take latex paint if it is dried out (see Area Recycling Facilities). Here is a publication on paint disposal & other […]