Waukesha County

Wisconsin's recycling law requires every citizen in Wisconsin to recycle materials that are banned from landfills.  This law also applies to businesses, institutions, and special events.

Business Recycling Assistance

Join the growing list of county businesses reaping benefits from FREE, non-regulatory business recycling assistance from our Business Recycling Specialist! Whether it's an office, restaurant, manufacturer, or retail operation, trash disposal represents profit loss. Find new ways to improve the bottom line!

An on-site visit can be scheduled at your convenience to evaluate opportunities to reduce trash volume & costs, recycle more, and find solutions for disposing of unusual materials. Depending upon the size of your business, the visit can last from 10 minutes to 1 hour. Recommendations are provided orally or written, as preferred, following the visit.  For more information, please call (262) 896-8300, or email recycling@waukeshacounty.gov


Reach out to your contracted trash and recycling hauler for specifications about what materials are accepted in your recycling container.  If guidelines provided by your contracted hauler are the same as the County's residential recycling program, please utilize the County's guide by posting near all recycling containers and in common areas.

Business Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday (excluding holidays)
515 W. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188
Room AC 260 - (262) 896-8300