Recycling Center Hours –
3711 So. Casper Drive (just past City Hall- look for the yellow gate and sign)
Recycling Center Spring/Summer Hours - April 5, 2016 to December 3, 2016
Tuesdays and Thursdays- 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturdays - 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Closed Major Holidays - note - the Recycling Center is Closed Saturday July 2nd
Closed at 1:30 pm on Saturday December 3rd for the Christmas parade
Anti-freeze (used), appliances (stoves, refrigerators, washers, dryers, microwaves, dehumidifiers, water heaters etc ) , car batteries, yard waste (including grass clippings!), cans, cardboard (must be flattened & under 4’ by 3’), dirt & sod, glass (no windows or mirrors), bottles, paper, motor oil (used), plastic (#1,2,4,5&7), scrap metal (motors must be drained of gas & oil)
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED
Computers, TVs, electronics, household batteries, propane tanks, carpeting, styrofoam, furniture, finished lumber, landscape ties, ashes, rocks, roots, stumps, hazardous materials (paints, cleaners, gas, etc), tires, concrete, cooking oils, construction debris, bricks, windows, mirrors
The Recycling Center has compost, woodchips and firewood available for New Berlin residents at no charge. These items are subject to availability.
Please keep in mind: recycling is an evolving industry, & therefore this information is subject to change.
For information on the items that the recycling center accepts or cannot accept, please download the Recycling Center flyer on the New Berlin website or call the recycling center line at 262-780-4606 or Street Department 262-780-4609.
2016 Recycling Center Flyer updated April 22, 2016
For additional information on Waukesha County's mobile app for recycling and disposal information click here
Propane Tank Disposa
l Information from Waukesha County Recycling
Waukesha County free workshops
teach eco-friendly methods
Attention Contractors: Effective August 1, 2015
Starting August 1, 2015, the recycling center contractor load permit requirements and fees will change.
All contractors must be a New Berlin business. They will be charged a $15.00 per load dumping fee. All yard waste must be from New Berlin properties. They will be required to sign a form and show proof that their business is located in New Berlin and that the yard waste they are dumping is from New Berlin properties only.
Any red load cards that have been purchased will be honored until the end of December 2015.
Punch cards can be purchased (CASH AND CHECK ONLY) for single or multiple loads at:
City Hall 3805 S. Casper Drive Street Dept 16550 W. National Ave
8:00 to 4:30 Monday through Friday 7:00 to 2:00 Monday through Friday
Licensed Trash Haulers
Waukesha County Recycling Containers: Accepted Items
Propane Tank Disposal
The Recycling no longer accepts used clothing. Donation boxes are prohibited per municipal code § 275-24
Scavenging from Recycling bins is illegal - please click here for additional information.
For further information please contact the Street Department at 262-780-4609