Waukesha County

Sharps (Needles)

Syringes, needles, and lancets must be disposed of properly. Never dispose of these items in your curbside recycling or garbage collection.

Safe Disposal Sites for all Waukesha County Residents:

Check with your pharmacy on their sharps disposal policy.

Pick 'n Save pharmacies may accept sharps from their pharmacy customers at no cost, and for a nominal fee for non-customers.

Several Aurora pharmacies take back sharps for a fee.

For additional WI-DNR disposal site listings by county, scroll alphabetically to Waukesha County .

 Additional information on Sharps Disposal  from the WI-DNR.  


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515 W. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188
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