What we Don’t Accept

No Refrigerants

 Appliances, such as refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners must be certified as having all CFCs (chlorofluorocarbons) properly reclaimed before you bring the appliance in to OWC.

No PCBs 

OWC will not accept any capacitors, transformers, ballasts or other items featuring enclosed reservoirs that contain PCB (polychlorinated biphenyls) liquids or residues.

Closed and/or Sealed Containers

No fire extinguishers, propane tanks, refrigerant tanks, oxygen tanks or other such pressurized or nonpressurized vessels, unless emptied and cut with a hole allowing the internal chamber to be visually inspected.

 

No Drums

We will accept drums that have been sufficiently cleaned.
All drums must be without chemicals, residual liquids, or contaminants.

Electronics

Electronics are accepted at our facility on Veterans Memorial Parkway East

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No Radioactive Materials

Oscar Winski Company utilizes a radiation detection system on-site, all material is checked before as vehicles cross over our weight scale.

No Fluorescent Lighting Fixtures

Flourscent lighting contains chemicals and materials we arent equipped to process.

 

Non-Metalic Items

No wood, cardboard, plastic, or other non-metallic items are accepted. Check with the county solid waste management district for proper recycling of these items. 

 

Unsure About Something?

We are open Monday – Friday, 8AM to 4:30PM.
Give our office a call at (765) 742-1102