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Category Archives: SCISWA Services

Tire disposal fees as of January 1

Waste tires at SCISWA
Car tire (up to 8 tires): $5.00 each Pickup tire (up to 8 tires): $8.00 each Car, Pickup, Semi, Sprint tires (over 8): $400.00 per ton Ag/Equipment tires: $600.00 per ton Rim Fee (added to tire fee): $10.00 per rim

Renewable Energy is here!

Solar panels
The SCISWA Landfill and Transfer Station sites have transitioned to solar powered energy!  Using grant funds provided by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, the Agency has installed rooftop solar arrays at both locations capable of providing all energy needs for the offices and transfer station.  This emission reduction is equivalent to removing 8 passenger […]

Upcoming HHM Collection in your Community

HHM Collection Events provide free disposal of household hazardous materials to residents of Lucas, Marion, Monroe and Poweshiek counties. Waste from schools & businesses, including farms, will NOT be accepted without prior approval.  Click the dates below for more information. Pella: Saturday April 1 Grinnell:  Saturday April 29 Chariton: Wednesday May 3 Knoxville: Wednesday June […]

Get FREE household products at Swap Shop

Visit our new Swap Shop to get free household cleaners, paints, lawn and garden chemicals and more. When usable materials come in during our household hazardous waste appointments, we set that stuff aside in our Swap Shop rather than sending it on with a hazardous waste contractor for final disposal.  Recycling isn’t just about paper […]

Now accepting plastic bags

Blue recycling bin and plastic bag
Bring your clean plastic grocery sacks to the landfill- we share them with local shelters for reuse!  Bags must be clean and dry.  Look for the blue cans next to the recycling trailer in our convenience area behind the scale house.