Recycling Center Guidelines
It is mandatory for residents of Chippewa County to recycle!
Town pays for costs associated with recycling.

The Bloomer Recycling Center
407 26th Ave.
Bloomer, WI
(715) 568-1803

Recycling Center Hours
Monday and Friday: 9 am - 3 pm
Wednesday: 4 pm - 7 pm
Saturday: 8 am - noon
Closed Holidays

Newspapers & Phone Books

  • Newspaper, phone books, and similar materials.
  • Bundle newspaper and tie with string or place in paper grocery sacks.
  • Shiny inserts may be included

    Magazines, Catalogs, & Office Paper

  • Magazines and office paper are accepted but must be kept separate from each other.
    (Catalogs may be included with magazines.)
  • Corrugated Cardboard and Paper Grocery Bags
  • Flatten boxes
  • No gray paperboard boxes, cereal boxes, milk cartoons, pizza boxes, soda cases, etc.
  • Glass and Bottles & Jars

  • Do not break jars or bottles.
  • Remove caps and metal rings.
  • Labels may be left on.
  • No window glass, light bulbs, mirror glass.
  • Separate by color (clear, brown & green).


  • Rinse clean.
  • Other aluminum may also be deposited.
  • Steel/Tin Cans

  • Rinse clean
  • Flatten, if possible to conserve space.
  • Empty aersol cans are also accepted.

    Scrap Metal

  • Scrap metal items will also be accepted at the recycling center.
  • Plastic #1 & #2 Bottles
    #1 & #2 Bottles only.
    No pails or wide mouth containers are accepted.

  • Rinse clean.
  • Remove caps.
  • Flatten to conserve space.

    Un-rinsed food containers are a health hazard because they attract insects and rodents.

    Other Recylable Materials

    Used Automotive Oil & Batteries
  • Used automotive oil and used automotive batteries will be accepted at the center for no charge.


  • Waste tires are accepted for a fee based on size.
  • --Passenger $2
  • --Truck Tire $5
  • --TractorTire $15

    Carpet padding & Cushions

  • The Recycling Center accepts used urethane carpet and seat cushions.
  • No waffle type padding is accepted.


  • Computer items will be accepted for a fee at the recycling center.


  • Appliances will be accepted at the center for a fee.
  • --Air conditioners and refrigerators $15

  • --All other appliances $10
  • The following appliances have been banned from the Wisconsin landfills and will be accepted at the Recycling Center.

    washersAir Conditioners
    Water heatersDisposal
    Trash compactorsHeat pumps

    Demolition waste in NOT accepted at the Recycling Center.
    For disposal contact Bestway Disposal: (715) 924-4077 or Seven Mile Landfill: (715) 830-0284

    Garbage Disposal

  • Town residents should contact a garbage hauler in the area or their town clerk for information regarding garbage disposal options.

    For more information please call:

    Town of Sampson Clerk: (715) 967-2050
    Chippewa County Recycling Program: (715) 726-7999