Automotive oil, transmission fluid, antifreeze, automotive batteries, ni-cd batteries, hard and paperback books, and sharps may be brought to the Ottumwa/Wapello County Recycling Center at 2415 Emma Street. Hours, Monday—Friday 7am—4pm & Saturday 7am—Noon.
Lithium batteries can cause fires. Don’t dispose of them in your trash. They have caused many Landfill and Recycling Center fires throughout the Country. Some fires have burned for very long periods of time. The Recycling Center is able to accept rechargeable batteries.