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Where Can I Dispose of This?

If the item that you wish to dispose of does not appear below, please refer to the Nebraska Recycling Guide at http://www.wastecapne.org/recyclingguide

 

 

Appliances

Many retailers operate take-back schemes and consumers should contact their retailer to discuss recycling of old appliances

Cass County Recycle Center

13780 12th Street, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-296-9165

Elmwood Small Engine Repair and Recycling Center

304 S 4th (the old lumber yard), Elmwood
402-994-3663

National Center for Electronics Recycling Database

http://www.electronicsrecycling.org

US EPA Responsible Appliance Disposal Program

https://www.epa.gov/rad

Batteries - Household

Alkaline Batteries (AAA, AA, A, C, D, 9-volt) can be disposed of with normal trash in small quantities.  Rechargeable batteries should be recycled at one of the Keep Cass County Beautiful drop-off locations below:

Louisville City Office

210 Main Street, Louisville NE
402-234-4605

Plattsmouth Public Library

401 Ave A, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-296-4154

Elmwood Small Engine Repair and Recycling Center

304 S 4th (the old lumber yard), Elmwood
402-994-3663

Batteries – Vehicle (Lead Acid)

Lead Acid Batteries such as car, truck and boat can be reconditioned by battery recyclers.  Please contact your local battery retailers, metal recyclers and auto-salvage yards. Drop off also available at:

Elmwood Small Engine Repair and Recycling Center

304 S 4th (the old lumber yard), Elmwood
402-994-3663

Compact Fluorescent Lamps and Fluorescent Bulbs

Householders are able to dispose of CFLs and Fluorescent tubes in landfill however, residents may dispose of these at a Household Hazardous Waste collection event. Many retailers also offer a take-back scheme when purchasing new.  For commercial quantities, please refer to Commercial Hazardous Waste below or www.lamprecycle.org/commercial-lighting-lamp-recyclers

Commercial Hazardous Waste

Environmental Solutions, Inc

9144 S 147th Street, Omaha NE 68138
402-896-3600

Safety-Kleen Corporation

13915 A Plaza, Omaha NE, 68114
402-333-6321

Univar USA Chem Care

3002 F Street, Omaha NE, 68114

Construction & Demolition Recycling

Habitat for Humanity ReStore Omaha South

1003 S 24th St, Omaha NE, 68108
402-934-1033

Habitat for Humanity ReStore West Maple

10910 Emmet Street, Omaha, NE, 68164
402-934-1003

Household Hazardous Waste

See Event & News Calendar to find out your next local collection event

Household Recycling

Please contact your waste hauler to find out if curbside collection is available.  Drop off locations are listed on the Recycling Trailers page.

Used Oils

Cass County Recycle Center

13780 12th Street, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-296-9165

Elmwood Small Engine Repair and Recycling Center

304 S 4th (the old lumber yard), Elmwood
402-994-3663

City of Plattsmouth

444 13th Street, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-296-2155

Pesticides

Ag Container Recycling Council

http://pested.unl.edu/recycling

Wiles Brothers

606 Wiles Road, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-298-8550

Midwest Farmers Coop

Collection event July 1-31
219 US-6, Greenwood NE, 68366

Commercial Quantity Producers should refer to Commercial Hazardous Waste

Pharmaceuticals

Hy-Vee Pharmacy

16418 Westside Drive, Plattsmouth NE
402-296-6900

Shopko Pharmacy

211 S 23rd Street, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-296-6256

Ashland Pharmacy

1401 Silver Street, Ashland NE 68003
402-944-3303

Springfield Drug

205 Main Street, Springfield NE, 68059
402-253-2000

Tires

Cass County Recycle Center

13780 12th Street, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-296-9165

Cass County Department of Roads

Yearly scrap tire collection events when grant funded – See News & Events page

LAL Enterprises

310 Harrison Street, Alvo NE 68048
402-613-667 / 402-613-1874

Thrift Stores

Bits and Pieces Thrift Store

158 N 4th Street, Elmwood NE, 68349
402-269-7163

New 2U Thrift Store

106 S 6th Street, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-296-0606

Under His Wings Thrift Store

511 Main Street, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-802-7115

Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment - WEEE

Many electronics retailers operate take-back schemes and consumers should contact their retailer to discuss e-waste recycling of old devices

Elmwood Small Engine Repair and Recycling Center

304 S 4th (the old lumber yard), Elmwood
402-994-3663

National Center for Electronics Recycling Database

http://www.electronicsrecycling.org

Yard Waste

Cass County Project Harvest Cooperative

c/o Gretna Sanitation
11855 S 216th Street, Gretna NE, 68028
402-332-4710

Cass County Recycle Center

13780 12th Street, Plattsmouth NE, 68048
402-296-9165