Waukesha County

Options for Appliance Disposal

  • Contact your waste/recycling hauler to determine if they will accept your item.  In most cases they will pick-up appliances from residents when requested. There may be a fee.
  • Some municipal recycling drop-off sites accept appliances. 
  • Check www.waukeshacounty.gov/recycling for special collection events.
  • Best Buy accepts all Stick, Robotic, Upright, and Canister vacuums at no fee; also fans
  • Contact one of the commercial facilities listed below.

All of the following companies accept scrap metal except where indicated.

Advanced Disposal Services
Residential/Business

(262) 369-3042 (City of Waukesha residents only)
(262) 367-6040 (All other Waukesha County businesses and residents; residents must have ADS curbside service)
Residents must call by 5:00pm prior to pick-up the following day for list of approved items (appliances only, no scrap metal)

H&R Scrap Metals, Inc.
Residential/Business

9000 W. Fond du Lac Ave.  Milwaukee, WI 53225-2017
(414) 353-4333
All appliances accepted, refrigerators & freezers accepted when freon has been removed.

HomeSource
Residential/Business

3701 W. Lisbon Ave.  Milwaukee, WI
(414) 344-4142
Accepts usable household appliances; no scrap metal.

Kohne Salvage
Residential/Business

W200 S7203 Williams Dr. Muskego, WI 53150 
(262) 679-1135
No refrigerators, or freezers.

Kral Scrap Metal
Residential/Business

W224 S8575 Industrial Ave.  Big Bend, WI 53103
(262) 662-3215
Refrigerators & freezers without freon are accepted.

Miller Compressing
Residential/Business

W229 N598 Foster Ct.  Waukesha, WI 53189
(262) 513-0048
Refrigerators & freezers without freon are accepted.

National Salvage Ltd.
Residential/Business

600 S 44Th St  Milwaukee, WI
(414) 453-6677
No refrigerators, or freezers, or microwave ovens.

R & H Recyclers LLH
Hartland, WI
(414) 807-8586
Includes junk car removal

Recycle Technologies, Inc.
Waukesha, WI
(262) 798-3040
Dehumidifiers accepted; no scrap metal.

Refrigerant Depot
5311 S. 9th St  Milwaukee
414-627-1152
ACs, dehumidifiers, exercise equipment, stoves, grills (no propane tanks), vending machines, water coolers, water heaters, refrigerators, washers, dryers, dishwashers, car batteries, freezers, lawn mowers/snow blowers (gas/oil must be removed)

Refrigerant Recovery Inc.
Residential/Business

1125 W. National Ave.  Milwaukee, WI
(414) 643-7740
All appliances accepted including refrigerators and freezers; no scrap metal.

United Milwaukee Scrap
Residential/Business
8520 W. Kaul Ave Milwaukee
(414) 353-6300
3232 W. Fond du Lac Milwaukee
(414) 444-8059
All metal types and appliances including those with freon/coolant; also car & boat batteries.

Waukesha Iron & Metal
Residential/Business
1351 East Main Street  Waukesha, WI
(262) 547-7293
No refrigerators, freezers, microwave ovens or dehumidifiers.

Waukesha Recycling Company
Residential/Business

1001 Tesch Ct.  Waukesha, WI 53186
(262) 574-0100
Stoves, Washing Machines, Dryers, Water Heaters. Fee for refrigerators, freezers, dehumidifiers, air conditioners, microwaves.

West Allis Salvage
Residential/Business

1909 S. 80th Street  West Allis, WI 53219
(414) 321-4134

Wolin Company, Inc.
Residential/Business

Milwaukee, WI
(414) 353-6300

Waste Management Landfills (Fee-based)
Metro-Milwaukee (414) 761-2100
Orchard Ridge-Menomonee Falls (262) 253-8440

There are no publicly-owned (government) landfills in Waukesha County.

Please check with individual companies for charges for services and/or changes in their policies.


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