If you are a Johnson County resident or business, you must use the Iowa City Landfill. Visit their website here.
We accept waste from residents and businesses operating in Iowa County.
Waste Generated in Iowa County
$10 minimum charge for loads weighing less than 400 lbs. or $55/ton
Waste Generated Outside Iowa County
To accept waste generated outside of the county, businesses must comply with Iowa waste flow regulations. Click here for more information.
Tree and Brush Waste
We do not accept yard waste like grass clippings, leaves, etc.
We provide recycling programs for cardboard, metal, electronics, appliances, tires, lithium ion batteries, and light bulbs.
Accepted at no charge.
Computer Monitors: $7/unit
Televisions <19": $8/unit
Televisions >19": $15/unit
Large Console Televisions: $20/unit
Desktop printers, fax, copiers, etc.: $3/unit
Large printers, fax, copiers, etc.: $15/unit
Rechargeable and car batteries accepted
at no charge. Click here for more information.
Fluorescent Ballasts containing PCBs: $10/unit
Fluorescent Ballasts no PCBs: No charge
Fluorescent Bulbs <10: No charge
Fluorescent Bulbs >10: $1/each
Car and light truck tires w/no rim: $5/each
Car and light truck tires w/rims: $7/each
Heavy truck tires w/no rim: $15/each
Heavy truck tires w/rim: $18/each
Large tires (semi, road grader, etc.) w/no rim: $25/each
Large tires (semi, road grader, etc.) w/rim: $40/each
Super single w/no rim: $20/each
Super single w/rim: $25/each
Tires per pound (rear tractor, large size, etc.): $0.12/pound
We provide a drop-off program for Household Hazardous Materials to Iowa County residents at no charge. Drop-off is available Monday-Friday only 9 AM - 2 PM.
Commonly accepted items include cleaners, pesticides, oil-based paint, oil, anti-freeze, light bulbs, and lithium ion batteries.
Please dry your latex paint and dispose of it in your garbage.
We do not accept ammunition, explosives, radioactive materials, or medical waste.
We do not accept hazardous materials from businesses. Please contact the Cedar Rapids/Linn County Solid Waste Agency at (319) 377-5290 to determine eligibility for the Very Small Quantity Generator (VSQG) program.
If your business is interested in a free consulation service to determine if you have materials that could be reused or recycled, contact the Iowa Waste Exchange at (319) 365-9941 ext. 121 or visit their website here.