Frequently Asked Questions: About your Residential Trash and Recycling Service

Frequently Asked Questions:

Why the change?
The switch will be a significant cost savings for the City of Marshfield and its taxpayers.
Find background information and cost analysis here:
Will Advanced Disposal pick up old bins?
Old Advanced Disposal and Veolia bins can be collected free-of-charge. Residents wishing to dispose of those can call 715-502-3565 to arrange pickup. Residents wishing to dispose of bins that are NOT AD or Veolia will need to put them INSIDE their new bins, or bring to Advanced Disposal.

Will the City send out a calendar with new pickup dates?
Yes! When the new containers are delivered, they will have a calendar and information inside.

What if my trash/recycling won’t fit in the bins?
There is the option to purchase additional containers (see below). Marshfield residents can also drop off extra trash bags at Advanced Disposal free-of-charge.

Can I purchase extra containers?
Yes! Extra containers are currently $10/month/cart, paid to Advanced Disposal. Call 715-502-3565 to inquire.

What do I do with my bulk items (old couches, etc)?
Under the new contract, Advanced Disposal will continue their free bulk item service. Residents will simply need to call ahead for this: 715-502-3565.

Does all trash and recycling need to be in the bins?
Yes. Trash and recycling outside of the AD bins will not be picked up. This is due to safety reasons. Read more here:

What can I recycle?
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