Polk County Recycling

Solid Waste Office:

100 Polk Plaza, Ste 10

Balsam Lake, WI 54810

Phone: 715-485-9294

Email: polk.recreation@co.polk.wi.us

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Mission Statement

To meet the Solid Waste / Recycling needs of Polk County residents that incorporate waste reduction and material reuse which is technically and economically feasible.


Drop-Off Recycling Locations
Polk County Recycling Center
715-483-1088 / 1302 208th Street / St. Croix Falls, WI
Open Monday- Thursday 6:30-4:30 pm
Memorial Day to Labor Day Monday - Friday 6:30-4:30pm.
Recycling Guide

How to Recycle
Sort recycalbes into 3 different bins:
- Newpaper & Office Paper
- Glass/Plastic/Aluminum/Tin Cans
- Cardboard

Paint Exchange / Recycling Solutions

Recyling Center Open Mon-Thurs. 6:30-4:30pm.
Polk County has several 24-hour drop off locations.



Borrow-An-Event Recycling Bin
A free program for anyone to stop by the recycling center &
pick up your own recycling bins to use at your next event.


Clean Sweep of Hazardous Ag & Household Liquid Waste
Friday, August 8th, 2014, 2-6:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 9th, 2014, 9-1:00 p.m.
(No Latex or Pesticide containers will be accepted.)



Medication Collection
24 hour drop-off location at the Polk County Sheriff's Department in Balsam Lake, WI.



Earth Day
Friday, April 11, 2014


Garbage & Recycling Haulers
Waterman Sanitation in Amery: 715-268-6471
Waste Management for Osceola: 800-782-7347
Republic Services in Rice Lake: 715-234-7744
Holdt's Disposal in Luck: 715-554-2780


Solid Waste Items accepted year round for a fee.


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