Available for all Butler county residents
Reducing, Reusing, Recycling and Renewing in Butler County
Serving the Incorporated and Unincorporated Areas of Butler County

Hours of Operation
Monday - 8:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m.
Tuesday - 8:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m.
Wednesday - 8:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m.
Thursday - 8:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m.
Friday - 8:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m.

Butler County Solid Waste
25251 Highway 3
Allison, IA  50602
319.267.2070 Telephone


Price List

Recycling FAQ



Cardboard Recycling

Hazardous Waste

Mosquito Prevention

Local Websites

Butler County

City Links

Butler County Resource
and Development Group

Butler County Extension

Latex paint is accepted (call for details)

Latex paint is accepted (call for details)

Price List
Item Cost
Construction & Demolition Materials $20.00/Cubic Yard
Construction & Demolition (Heavy Debris) $24.00/Cubic Yard
Appliances $15.00
Microwaves $5.00
Dehumidifers $10.00
Couch $7.00
Large Chair $3.00
Matress or Box Spring $5.00
55 Gallon Steel Drum (top removed) $2.00
Burn Barrel $2.00
Burn Barrel Ashes (must be cold) FREE
Demolition Ashes (must be cold) $24.00 / Cubic Yard
Ballast with PCBs $1.05
Ballast without PCBs $1.00
Vehicle Batteries FREE
Flourescent Tubes - 4 foot $0.75
Flourescent Tubes - 8 foot $1.00
Oil and Oil Filters FREE
Tires __Dependent on current disposal market
Car & Light Truck Tires $8.00
Truck Tires $20.00
Rims Additional Charge of $2.00
Farm Fronts and Large Trailer $12.00
Skid Loader Tires $12.00
Wagon (suger single) $30.00
Combine (dependant on size) $50.00 to $70.00
Farm Rears (dependant on size) $40.00 to $60.00
Up to 14" Computer Monitors or TVs $10.00
15" to 19" Computer Monitors or TVs $15.00
20" and Larger Computer Monitors or TVs $20.00
Flat Screen Computer Monitors or TVs  $5.00
Fax Machines $5.00
Copiers and Printers_Dependant on size__ $5.00 to $10.00
Minimum Charge on All Other Materials $3.00
Household Hazardous Waste Accepted (call for details)
No Yard Waste Accepted

Recycling in Butler County
The citizens of Butler County have several different recycling options. Items which can be recycled at your city recycling locations include the following: newspapers, magazines, paperback books and shredded paper can all be placed in the newspaper compartment; cardboard; plastics #1 through 7; clear glass; and tin cans.

In addition to the above items, the Butler County Transfer Station, located on Highway 3 three miles east of Allison, can also accept and recycle clean Styrofoam (no peanuts), plastic bags, lead acid and rechargeable batteries, used oil and filters, aluminum, and fluorescent light bulbs (free for residential, small fee for commercial cliental). 

Items which can be disposed of and recycled for a fee at the Butler County Transfer Station include televisions, computer monitors, printers, copiers, tires, appliances, and scrap metals.