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Hazardous Waste

The City of West Allis does not collect hazardous waste from homes or accept these items at drop off sites. Information regarding Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District’s Hazardous Waste Collection Program is below. For information on recycling electronics, please visit our e-cycling program webpage

MMSD Year Round Drop Off Sites

Franklin

10518 S. 124th St.

Milwaukee

3879 W. Lincoln Ave.

Menomonee Falls

W124 N9451 Boundary Rd.

For location hours and holiday closures, visit MMSD's website.

Accepted Items
Items subject to change without notice. Visit MMSD's website for the most accurate list of items.

Garage & Workshop

  • Acetone.
  • Artist’s paints and media.
  • Antifreeze.
  • Auto body repair products.
  • Automobile oil.
  • Battery acid.
  • Brake fluid.
  • Car wax, solvent-based.
  • Contact cement.
  • Deck strippers (wood bleach, sealers and preservatives).
  • Driveway sealer.
  • Fiberglass epoxy.
  • Fluorescent light bulbs.
  • Gasoline/oil mixtures.
  • Gasoline and other fuels.
  • Glue, solvent-based.
  • Glue, water-based.
  • Joint compound.
  • Kerosene.
  • Latex paint.
  • Lighter fluid.
  • Non-automotive oils.
  • Oil filters.
  • Oil-based paint.
  • Paint thinner.
  • Paint stripper.
  • Parts cleaner.
  • Photographic chemicals.
  • Roofing tar.
  • Rust remover.
  • Shellac.
  • Stain.
  • Transmission fluid.
  • Turpentine.
  • Varnish.
  • Wood filler.
  • Wood preservative.

Kitchen & Bathroom

  • Cleaners, solvent-based.
  • Disinfectants.
  • Floor care products.
  • Hair remover.
  • Nail polish.
  • Nail polish remover.
  • Oven cleaner.
  • Thermometers.

Home & Garden

  • Aerosol cans, full.
  • Batteries (button & rechargeable).
  • Dry cleaning solvent.
  • Fertilizer (with pesticides).
  • Fungicide.
  • Furniture polish.
  • Metal polish, solvent-based.
  • Insect spray.
  • Lamp Oil.
  • Light ballasts.
  • Mothballs.
  • Pesticides.
  • Pool chemicals.
  • Rat poison.
  • Shoe polish.
  • Spot remover.
  • Stump remover.
  • Thermostats.
  • Weed killer.

PLEASE DO NOT BRING THESE ITEMS:

  • Ammunition.
  • Compressed gas cylinders.
  • Car batteries.
  • Clothes dryers.
  • Computers.
  • Containers larger than 15 gallons.
  • Explosives.
  • Fireworks.
  • Medical Wastes.
  • Microwaves.
  • Prescription drugs.
  • Propane cylinder.
  • Refrigerators.
  • Stereos.
  • Televisions.
  • Tires of any type.
  • Washing machines.
  • Radioactive wastes.

 

Learn more or contact MMSD on their website.


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