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Welcome to the DMC Regional Waste Commission!

   Established in October 1990, the commission is dedicated to
providing its member communities with environmentally sound,
fiscally responsible solid waste disposal and resource recovery
services. The commission operates the Area Recyclers facility in
Burlington as well as the Des Moines County Regional Landfill
and the HazChem Center in West Burlington.


Click here to see a short agency infomercial.
Click here for important information about disposing of electronics with screens.


WasteWrap 8-page informational newsletters available by clicking highlighted links below.

Waste Wrap Winter 2016
Waste Wrap Fall 2016
Waste Wrap Summer 2016

Comprehensive Solid Waste Management Plan

To see our Service Area clickservice_areabt

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 The Area Recyclers facility receives and processes  approximately 3,000 tons of recyclable materials each year.
 Provides curbside recycling collection to member  communities
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 1818 West Burlington Avenue
 Burlington, Iowa 52601
 319-753-8126 OR 800-216-8126
Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tours are available upon request
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 Our sanitary landfill takes in approximately 200 tons of garbage  per day from the commission's member communities. The  landfill occupies approx. 350 acres of land Northwest of West  Burlington.
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 13758 Washington Road
 West Burlington, Iowa 52655
 319-753-8722
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Tours are available upon request
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 The HazChem Center of Southeast Iowa serves all of Des Moines county and the cities of Morning Sun, New London, Mt. Pleasant, Salem, Rome, Westwood, Winfield, and Mt. Union. It is setup to dispose of the five types of hazardous waste:
electronic waste, flammable, corrosive, reactive  and poisonous..


 hazchem
 13758 Washington Road
 West Burlington, Iowa 52655
 319-753-8758
Tours & Presentations available
Hours by appointment
Please Call Today!
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 Gifts from 100% recycled products  recyclestoreenter
 Located at Area Recyclers M-F 8 am - 4 pm
Second & Fourth Saturday 8-11:30am

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 Video Clips Sharps + Needle Disposal Info  
 Frequent Questions Waste Reduction Tips  
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Copyright © 2006 Des Moines County Soild Waste Commission