Recycling

The Recycling Center is located between the Town Shop (corner of Hamlet and Hamilton) and the Town Hall – 5724 Hamlet Avenue.

What items are accepted for recycling? PLASTICS – with caps and lids removed.  PAPER – newspaper, cardboard, brown grocery bags, magazines and mixed paper, junk mail, cereal boxes, glossy ads and envelopes.  NO TISSUE PAPER, PAPER TOWELING OR WAX PAPER.  GLASS – bottles and jars only with caps and lids removed, food removed thoroughly.  NO WINDOW GLASS, LIGHT BULBS, OR CERAMIC DISHES.  TIN AND ALUMINUM CANS – rinsed clean. AEROLSOL CANS MUST BE EMPTY.

Effective January 1, 2016 you must show your Town of Sparta window decal for access to the Town Trash/Recycling Center.

Hours at the Recycling Center

Tuesday 10 – 12

Thursday 3 – 6

Saturday 8 – 2

Tires can be brought to the recycling center for fee.

Large items like couches, chairs, mattresses and demolition material needs to be taken to Modern Disposal System…200 Hemstock Drive
Monday thru Friday … 269/2789..call for pricing.

We do not accept any ELECTRONICS. These go to Solid Waste Management at 20448 Junco Rd, Norwalk.  (269-8783) from 7 AM – 1 PM during the last full week of the month.  Call for fees.

We can not accept any brush, grass clippings, concrete, or bricks.

We do not accept hazardous waste such as lawn chemicals, household cleaners, insect sprays, paints, medications, compact fluorescent bulbs, waste oil and oil filters, antifreeze, rechargeable batteries, helium and LP tanks refrigerators, air conditioners, micro waves, lithium and button batteries,  etc. The Monroe County Solid Wast Management will accept these items on the last Saturday in April or the first Saturday in October.  Contact them at 608/ 269-8783.

For private pickup (and additional billing) contact Modern Disposal Systems, 608-269-2789.