Land Conservation - Clean Sweep

Advance registration is closed.  Remaining slots are first-come, first-served at:

  • Orfordville, Friday August 22nd, 2 - 4 pm
  •  Janesville, Saturday August 23rd, 9 am - 12 pm

Please see brochure (below) for details.

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.  Dates and locations vary.  County residents may use Rock County sites for free or a small fee for additional volume.   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 (What to bring and how to participate; pdf, 141 kb)

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

2014 Clean Sweep in Rock County.   

Friday, August 22, 1 pm - 4 pm, Orfordville at county garage, 734 Beloit St., Orfordville, WI  53576

Saturday, August 23, 8 am - 12 pm, Janesville at county garage, 3715 Newville Rd, Janesville, WI  53545

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

Year Round General 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 (see dates above):

  • Free no-obligation quotes or call 608-754-6617 ext. 118.
  • Must be Rock County business and use drop-off sites in Rock County.
  • Ag Chemical Discount for Rock County businesses!  Up to 50% off disposal cost while funds last. 

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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