Trash and Recycling

 

 

SCHEDULED PICKUP DAY IS MONDAY, EXCEPT ON A HOLIDAY, THEN THE PICKUP DATE WILL BE THE FOLLOWING DAY.

  PLEASE PLACE TRASH AND RECYCLE BIN CURBSIDE BY 6:00 A.M.

 

 

 

 

Call Peterson's customer service if you have issues or for special handling items at (608) 524-6603.

 

ACCEPTABLE GLASS: Soda, beer, wine and liquor bottles, juice and food containers, catsup bottles.  ALL COLORS, RINSE CLEAN, NO LIDS, UNBROKEN, LABELS OK.  Not acceptable: mirrors, ceramic cups, and plates, clay flower pots, crystal light bulbs, window glass, heat resistant ovenware, drinking glasses.

 

PLASTIC CONTAINERS:  ALL plastic containers must have the recycle symbol, PLASTICS 1-7.  NO STYROFOAM.  Items that can be tied together (like milk cartons) may be placed next to the bin. RINSE, NO CAPS OR LIDS.

 

NEWSPAPERS & MAGAZINES:  Bundled, tied. Keep dry. Maybe place next to recycle bin.

 

TIN CANS: NO LIDS, RINSE CLEAN. EMPTIED AEROSOL CANS ARE RECYCLABLE.

 

ALUMINUM: ALUMINUM CANS; MAKE SURE FOILS IS ALUMINUM. RINSE.

 

OTHERS: Corrugated cardboard and boxboard (cereal, pop, etc., must be FLATTENED, BUNDLED AND TIED IN 3X4 SHEETS OR SMALLER);  **NO COATED WAXED CARDBOARD**. 

 

NO BATTERIES & WASTE OIL

 

RECYCLE ITEMS MUST BE LOOSE IN CONTAINER. ONLY RECYCLE ITEMS ARE TO BE PLACED IN THE CONTAINER.

 

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FOR PICK UP OF ITEMS NOT LISTED (ELECTRONICS, APPLIANCES, FURNITURE, ETC.,) PLEASE CONTACT PETERSON SANITATION AT (608) 524-6603.

 

LIST OF ELECTRONICS RECYCLERS

 

TAYLOR MADE REPAIRS, 117 AUSTIN DR., IN THE VILLAGE OF MERRIMAC, WILL ACCEPT WASTE OIL, OIL FILTERS, AND BATTERIES FOR A SMALL FEE.

 

PETERSON'S SANITATION THANKS YOU!