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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 Ripon Ace Hardware located at 1085 W. Fond du Lac Street, Ripon Fluorescent tubes of all sizes – price varies; $.70 each for 4 ft. bulbs Phone:  (920) 748-3360 Ripon Electric, 510 Aspen St., Ripon Phone:  (920) […]

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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

Electronics Recycling Locations in Fond du Lac County Facility Items Accepted Bargains Galore Thrift Store810 W. Main St., Waupun, WI www.BargainsGaloreThriftStore.com 920/324-8677 Hours:  Thursday 10:00 am-8:00 pm, Friday 10:00 am-2:00 pm, and Saturday 10:00 am-2:00 pm Bargains Galore Thrift Store is an E-Cycle Wisconsin Registered Collector of electronics including computers, cpu’s, copiers, phones, mice, keyboards, printers, […]

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Mercury/Thermometers/Thermostats

Below are some possible disposal options: The Municipal Service Center, often called the City Garage, is located at 530 North Doty Street near Lakeside Park.  They will take mercury; however, they ask that you bring it directly into the office. Office hours are Monday – Friday:  7:00 am – 3:30 pm. This service is for […]

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Styrofoam

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 http://www.wm.com/products-and-services/residential-recycling/index.jsp 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 […]

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