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7102 US Hwy 12, Madison WI 53718, (Beltline/12/18 East toward Cambridge) across from the Yahara Hills Golf Course at the Dane County Landfill
What is Clean Sweep?
Clean Sweep is a place to bring hazardous household materials such as Oil-Based Paints and Paint-Related Products, Pesticides & Poisons, Household Products Containing Organic Solvents, Ignitables, and Aerosols, and Rechargeable Batteries.
Why Clean Sweep?
By providing the public with an opportunity to safely dispose of such hazardous products, we keep these products out of landfills and lower the environmental risks associated with such improper disposal. The payoff is a cleaner, healthier environment.
The Dane County Clean Sweep will be closed for Thanksgiving weekend 2013 on Thursday November 28th, Friday November 29th , and Saturday November 30th.
As of November 1st 2012 the Clean Sweep facility located 2302 Fish Hatchery Road is permanently
closed and cannot accept any materials.
The new year round facility, located at 7102 US Hwy 12, Madison WI 53718, (Beltline/12/18 East toward Cambridge) across
from the Yahara Hills Golf Course at the Dane County Landfill is now open.
All Clean Sweep customers do not have to stop at the scale and should proceed directly to the Clean Sweep building and stop under the canopy. Clean Sweep staff will provide you with further instructions. Clean Sweep customers include those coming to pick up free materials from our Product Exchange.
Please remember that leaving materials
at the site when we are closed is illegal and can lead to a $2,000 forfeiture
NEW FEES APPLY.
Tuesdays - Fridays: 7:00am - 2:45pm
Saturdays: 8:00am - 10:45am
Closed Sundays, Mondays and Holidays
Thank you for having patience with us as we update our website during our transition.
New Fees for 2013
- Dane County Households & Farms: $10.00 per trip
for all household hazardous waste and electronics. One television or computer monitor is included with the trip fee. Additional televisions and monitors will be billed at an additional $10.00 each.
- Businesses: Fees based on weight and type of waste
Businesses must qualify
as Very Small Quantity Generators (VSQG’s) and must schedule an appointment prior to bringing
wastes to the collection facility. Out-of-County businesses are welcome. Call (608) 243-0368
for more information.
- Out-of-County Households & Farms: $75.00 per trip
No latex paint or
electronics accepted from out-of-county residents.
We reserve the right to impose additional fees for large quantities of materials or loads
from multiple households. Customers with large loads are urged to call (608)243-0368 in advance
to determine the applicability of any additional fees.
Now Accepting Electronics
Get rid of your old TV or computer monitor for $10. Other electronics accepted free of charge. Please see our
Household page for details.
Please note that there have been some rule changes for our Product Exchange program.
Please see the Exchange page for details.
Business Waste Program
- Appointments are now being accepted on a year round basis for the disposal of
business-generated hazardous materials. Click on the business waste program link
below for details.
Agricultural Clean Sweep Grants
Dane County received a Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (WDATCP) agricultural clean
sweep grant award for 2013. This grant underwrites our disposal costs so there will be no cost to farmers to dispose
of agriculturally-related and household wastes through the Dane County Clean Sweep program in 2013, and agricultural
businesses will pay only one-half the normal business cost to dispose of agriculturally-related waste materials.
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Agricultural Waste Program
The Agricultural Waste Program allows agricultural businesses and farmers to dispose of hazardous materials and wastes
conveniently and cost-effectively using state subsidies. Additional information on the status
of on the ag program.
Household Hazardous Waste Program
The Household Hazardous Waste Program provides an opportunity for residents of Dane County to safely dispose of hazardous waste.
More on household hazardous waste.
Business Waste Program
The Business Waste Program allows businesses to dispose of hazardous materials and wastes conveniently and cost-effectively.
More on the business waste program.
The Product Exchange is a program for residents to take, free of charge, the high quality and usable products brought into Clean Sweep.
More on the product exchange
Other Recycling Programs
More information on recycling programs can be found at Dane County Department of Public Works
Recycling Page and also at the
City of Madison Streets & Recycling Page.