Acceptable Hazardous Material

The Brown County Hazardous Material Recovery Facility accepts materials that pose a threat to human health and the environment.  These materials are flammable, poisonous, corrosive or reactive.  For more information call (920) 492-4950.


  • Corrosive - acids, bases, cleaning products

  • Electronics and Small Appliances - cell phones, chargers, microwaves, dorm or miniature refrigerators, dehumidifiers, air conditioners, televisions, power tools, etc. (fees apply)

  • Flammable - paint, gasoline, paint thinners, solvents, motor oils, car chemicals

  • Poisonous/Toxic - pesticides, cleaning products, insecticides

  • Reactive - pool chemicals, aerosol cans, fire extinguishers

  • Others - fluorescent light bulbs, ballasts, computers and electronics, cooking oil, propane tanks, oil, antifreeze, batteries (fees apply)

Effective March 30, 2019 - Fire extinguishers are now $5 per extinguisher for Brown County Residents regardless of weight or size

Effective January 1, 2018 -  Fees at the Hazardous Material Recovery Facility have increased. 

  • Universal waste such as electronics, latex paint, batteries, light bulbs, antifreeze, cooking oil, fire extinguishers, adhesive, windshield wiper fluid, small corded appliances are accepted for a fee.

  • Click here for 2019 fees.

The Hazardous Material Recovery facility is not able to "pour off" gasoline and return gas containers. If you are bringing gasoline or other fluids to the Hazardous Material Recovery facility this material must be brought in a container that can be left at the facility. 



Acceptable Material

Hours & Location

Rates & Fees



TVs, Computers & Electronics


Businesses & Farms


Chris Blan
Resource Recovery Technician
(920) 492-4950


Hazardous Material Recycling

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

Product Exchange Rm Thurs. 1-6 pm


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 am - 4 pm
Sat. 7 am - 2 pm


Saturday Following a Holiday

7 am - 2 pm

Saturday Following New Year's

7:30 am - 2:00 pm

*Observed Holidays