• LR Logo

    Recycling at School

  • I want to...

     

  • Recy_Logo.76_2013noweb
    M - F  8 am - 4:30 pm
    (262) 896-8300 (office) 
    (262) 996-8298 (fax)

  • Information

  • Schools are required to recycle under the same landfill ban guidelines as households.
    Recyclables must be collected separately from trash.  Recycling containers must be available in school buildings, and recycling carts or dumpsters available outdoors for collection by a hauler.  For more information, please contact us at recycling@waukeshacounty.gov or call 262-896-8317. 

    Want to schedule a Recycling Program at your school? See our Educational Programs webpage.
     

    WAUKESHA COUNTY GREEN SCHOOLS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
    The County’s Green Schools Program provides new recycling bins to schools, including classroom, cafeteria, hallway, or outdoor bins. Custodial equipment to assist with collections is also eligible for funding. Our staff provides complementary education for students and staff to help promote proper recycling.  Waukesha County Green Schools Assistance Program

    STATE & NATIONAL GREEN SCHOOLS PROGRAMS
    Schools in Waukesha County can receive assistance through the County’s Green Schools program toward fulfilling the requirements of the     Wisconsin DNR/DPI Green & Healthy Schools certification program or the national "Green" Ribbon Schools certification.
    For more information, please  contact us at recycling@waukeshacounty.gov or call 262-896-8317.
     

    MILK CARTON & JUICE BOX RECYCLING
    Getting a process started for recycling milk cartons and juice boxes at your school is easier than you think! Milk Carton & Juice Box Recycling