NEW LOCATION – Cleansweep Household Hazardous Waste Collection – June 4, 2024!

Please note the new location to Northland College at 1411 Ellis Ave in Ashland!!

Enter at 16th Street at the main red brick entrance and look for a red canopy and colorful flags! Open to households, farms, and businesses that have hazardous materials that need to be safely disposed for free or a small fee, depending on the item.

  • When: Tuesday, June 4, 2024 from 2:00PM-6:00PM
  • Where: Northland College Parking Lot 1411 Ellis Ave. in Ashland
  • Who to Contact: Lissa Radke, Ashland County UW Extension, 715-682-7017

View the full 2024 Cleansweep Collection Schedule.

Fee Items

The items below will be accepted at the collection events for a fee:

  • $1.00 per circular bulb (CFL)
  • $1.00 per 4′ or less tube
  • $1.50 per 4′ and longer tube
  • $2.50 per shatter shield tube 4’ or less
  • $2.25per shatter shield tube 4’ or greater
  • $2.00 per tanning bed/UV bulb
  • $2.50 per H.I.D. light bulb
  • $3.00 LED bulb any size
  • Lithium Batteries $10.00 lb.
  • All other batteries $1.50 lb.

For questions about larger quantities of hazardous materials or items you have that are not on our acceptable list, please call Warren Johnson at Northwest Regional Planning Commission in Spooner at 715-520-7215

View the Household Hazardous Waste Management Page here.


Lissa Radke serves Ashland County as the Community Development Educator. To learn more about Community Development Programming and the role of Extension in Ashland County, send an email to or call the Ashland County office at 715-682-7017.

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