Land Conservation - Clean Sweep

Clean Sweep Rock County is done for 2014. 

We are planning events for 2015.  To receive notice of dates, please call us.  Dane County Clean Sweep offers service year-round; however, separate fees and conditions apply - see below.

About Clean Sweep

Clean Sweep is held every year in Rock County for Rock County residents.  Dates and locations vary.  Businesses must use Business Clean Sweep (see below for details).   Clean Sweep - Rock County is not affiliated with Clean Sweep programs in other counties; programs may vary.

Program contact - 608-754-6617 ext. 118 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

NO LATEX PAINT.  Latex paint can be recycled for a small fee per gallon at Ace Hardware stores in Beloit, Janesville, and Monroe OR it can be made solid and put in trash with lids off.  Trash handlers must see that material is solid. Latex paint is a mess when it spills on curbs, roads, and in trash handling equipment. 

Home and Farm brochure for Rock County.  Fees subject to change.  (What to bring and how to participate; pdf, 141 kb)

Business Clean Sweep brochure for Rock County.  More information in Business section, below.  

NEED CLEAN SWEEP NOW?  Dane County Clean Sweep accepts hazardous household and farm waste from other WI counties (conditions and fees apply to non-Dane County home and farms; $75/home or farm load in 2014).  Businesses must use business program.  Chemical waste only. NO LATEX PAINT.  Check website or call 608-838-9555 or 608-243-0368 for most current rates, accepted wastes, site, days of operation, notices, more.  NOTE - $2000 forfeiture possible for leaving material at site when closed. 

Year Round General Household Recycling and Disposal Information

Business Program

Any Wisconsin business, school or agency that generates less than 2,200 pounds of hazardous wastes (approximately four 55-gallon drums) per year may be eligible to use a Clean Sweep drop-off site for the cost of disposal only - no vendor mobilization costs.  Rock County Clean Sweep is not affiliated with Dane County Clean Sweep, programs may vary.  

To use sites in Rock County (call for 2015 drop-off dates):

To use sites in Dane County (open year round):

  • Open year-round. Appointments required. 
  • Disposal fees apply.
  • Ag chemical discount - Rock County farms and businesses are not eligible for discount in Dane County.

The mention of businesses is not an endorsement by Rock County Land Conservation Department or any agency associated with Clean Sweep.  For corrections to content, please call Rock County Land Conservation Department, 608-754-6617 ext. 3.


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