Items Not Accepted

Items Banned From Wisconsin Landfills

View the complete list of items banned from Wisconsin landfills.

Demolition, Remodeling, or Building Materials

Demolition, remodeling, or building materials are NOT accepted at the landfill.

Contact Duluth Superior Landfill at (715) 392-1889 or Core Advantage at (715) 394-4285 for further information.


Appliances are NOT accepted at the landfill.

Contact Core Advantage at (715) 394-4285 or Afterlife Electronics Graveyard at (218) 940-9274 for information on disposal.


Used waste oil, oil filters, absorbents, and containers are banned from landfills per Wisconsin Administrative Code Chapter 287.07(4m). The Moccasin Mike Landfill no longer accepts used oil. Please check your local auto shop or oil service station, or contact the landfill for a list of free oil drop-off locations in Superior. Plastic containers used to collect used oil should be rinsed and recycled or reused.


Recyclable materials banned from landfills include plastics, cardboard, paper, magazines, office paper, bimetal, and aluminum.

Hazardous Waste

For disposal of hazardous waste, contact the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD) at 218-722-3336 for information on disposal. City of Superior residents can use the household hazardous waste facility at no cost.

Special Handling Materials (includes ash, sludge, grit)

Cost per ton of special handling material disposal to be determined by the Public Works Director.

Disposal Options for Commercial Hazardous Waste

  • OSI Environmental Inc. (800) 777-8542
  • Safety-Kleen Corp. (218) 879-0915
  • Shamrock Environmental (218) 878-0112

Also visit the WLSSD Disposal Guide for more helpful information