Non-Hazardous Liquids & Semi-Solid Waste

Central Iowa businesses have a local alternative for non-hazardous liquid waste disposal at Metro Park East Landfill, located in eastern Polk County. Permitted by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, we can accept Non-Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) liquids and semi-solid waste. 

Acceptance Hours

Liquids and semi-solids are only accepted 6:30 AM - 3:00 PM, Monday - Friday. You must have prior approval and an appointment due to the off-loading process. Saturdays are by special appointment only. 

Acceptance Criteria

You must complete the waste profile form prior to bringing liquids and semi-solid waste. Below is a list of some common waste streams we accept: 

  • Industrial liquids
  • Municipal waste
  • Rinse water
  • Latex paint/ink
  • Cooling fluids and cutting oils
  • Food production waste
  • Tank bottoms and sludges
  • Drilling waste