Businesses, Farms & Non-Profits

2021 VSQG Rates

Businesses, farms & non-profit organizations must make an appointment.

Very Small Quantity Generator (VSQG) is defined as:

Any person who generates in a calendar month:

  • a total of less than 100 kilograms (220 pounds) of hazardous material

  • <1 kilogram (2.2 pounds) of acute hazardous material

  • 100 kilograms (220 pounds) or less of acute hazardous material

Any person who stores or accumulates:

  • 1,000 kilograms (2205 pounds) or less of hazardous material

  • < 1 kilogram (2.2 pounds) of acute hazardous material

  • 100 kilograms (220 pounds) or less of acute hazardous material

Hazardous Waste Barrels

Hazardous Material Includes Materials Which Are:

  • Ignitable - such as paint wastes, certain degreasers and solvents, adhesives, thinners, mixed with solvents and mineral spirits

  • Corrosive - such as rust removers, acid or alkaline cleaning fluids and battery acids

  • Reactive - such as cyanide plating wastes, sulfide containing wastes and toluene diisocyanate

  • Toxic - contains chemical such as arsenic, chromium, mercury, lead, cadmium, etc and includes paints with metal pigment, paint filters and pesticides

Requirements of Very Small Quantity Generators:


    • You may haul your own waste to a local approved hazardous material collection facility following any and all DOT regulations

    • You may make arrangements with a licensed hazardous material transporter to take your material to a licensed treatment, storage, recycling or disposal facility

  • VSQGs are not required to manifest their waste shipments

    • If you choose to manifest your waste shipments, you need to obtain an EPA identification number from the Wisconsin DNR, and comply with the manifest requirements

  • VSQGs are invoiced for disposal of hazardous material based on the quantity and type of material brought to the Hazardous Material Recovery facility

  • VSQGs are responsible for their waste from the point of generation until proper recycling or disposal of their waste


Hours & Location

News & Announcements


BOW Partnership




Resource Recovery Staff


Solid Waste Board


Frequently Asked Questions




Port of Green Bay Website

Dean Haen | Director
(920) 492- 4950


Mailing Address
Resource Recovery Facility
2561 S. Broadway
Green Bay,  WI 54304


Hazardous Material Recycling


Tues. 9:00 am - 3:00pm 

Thurs. noon - 6:00 pm
Sat. 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Businesses, Farms & Non-Profits: ***By appointment only***




Extra Curbside Recycling
Mon. - Fri. 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday Following a Holiday*

8:00 am - 2:00 pm

*Observed Holidays


Waste Transfer Station
January 1st - March 31st
Mon. - Fri. 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Sat. 7:30 am - noon

April 1st - December 31st
Mon. - Fri. 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat. 7:00 am - 2:00 pm


Saturday Following a Holiday*

7:00 am - 2:00 pm

Saturday Following New Year's

7:30 am - 2:00 pm

*Observed Holidays

For More Information, please refer to Wisconsin Administrative Code Chapter NR 600