Waukesha County

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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.

Additional information, including a map of disposal sites, on Sharps Disposal  from the WI-DNR.  

Due to COVID-19, hours and operations may have changed.  Please check with each business or municipality prior to bringing items for disposal.
No endorsement of any business is intended. 
Fees may apply.
There are no publicly-owned landfills in Waukesha County.

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We reserve the right to only list businesses that meet our program criteria.


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