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Schapp Sanitation
Residential and commercial waste collection


Commercial Garbage Service

For your business, Schaap Sanitation provides commercial garbage collection throughout SW Minnesota up to 6 days a week.

Acceptable Commercial Garbage Items

  • Normal non-hazardous household waste
  • Cat litter or small animal waste (if double bagged)

Unacceptable Commercial Garbage Items

  • Ammunition, fireworks
  • Ashes, hot or cold
  • Batteries, vehicle
  • Concrete, dirt or rocks
  • Dead animals
  • Electronics, computers, TVs
  • Household Hazardous Waste
  • Liquids
  • Medical waste
  • Motor oil
  • Propane tanks
  • Sharps (needles or syringes)
  • Tires
  • Un-bagged packing pellets or sawdust
  • Yard waste

Yard waste IS NOT ALLOWED in your Schaap Sanitation trash or recycling carts. Check with your local towns for SW Minnesota compost sites.

Commercial Waste Containers

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Rear Load L x W x H
1.5 Cubic Yards 5’ x 3’ x 3’
2 Cubic Yards 5’ x 3.5’ x 3.5'
3 Cubic Yards 5’ x 6’ x 3’
4 Cubic Yards 5’ x 6’ x 3.75’
6 Cubic Yards 5’ x 9’ x 4’
8 Cubic Yards 5’ x 12’ x 4’


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Schaap Sanitation is a full service waste management company that sells and services commercial compactors in their service area. Not only is compacted waste is easier to manage and neater, compactors also:

  • Cut operational costs
  • Increase efficiency
  • Enhance worker safety
  • Improve aesthetic value of your business

To learn how a stationary compactor or self-contained compactor could help your business, please call 800-293-5642 or email a Schaap commercial sales representative.

Commercial Recycling Service

Schaap Sanitation is proud to help your business become more sustainable and environmentally-minded. By offering Single Stream Recycling to all of our commercial trash collection customers, we also make it easy to dispose of your recyclables in one simple step.

Acceptable Commercial Recycling Items

  • Paper: Office Paper, Magazines, Phone Books
  • Mixed Paper: Newspaper, Junk Mail, etc.
  • Cardboard: Corrugated Cardboard & Boxboard
  • Metal Cans: Aluminum & Steel
  • Plastics: Plastic Bags & #1-7
  • Glass: Unbroken wine, beer, and soda bottles
  • Milk and water jugs
  • Laundry detergent bottles

Unacceptable Commercial Recycling Items

  • Buckets
  • Used oil containers
  • Chemical/pesticide containers
  • Broken glass
  • Electronics
  • Styrofoam
  • Ceramics
  • Light bulbs
  • Window glass or mirrors
  • Yard waste - Yard waste IS NOT ALLOWED in your Schaap Sanitation container. Check with your municipality for the closest Southwest MN compost site.

Additional Southwest Minnesota Recycling Centers

  • Adrian City Lot, Adrian
  • Brewster City Shed, Brewster
  • Dundee City Shed, Dundee
  • Ellsworth City Shed, Ellsworth
  • Leota Christian School, Leota
  • Reading Community Center, Reading
  • Round Lake City Shed, Round Lake
  • City Water tower, Wilmont
  • Ace Hardware, Oxford Street, Worthington
  • Nobles County Recycling Center, Hwy. 60 South of Worthington

Extra Garbage and Oversized Items

Extra garbage and special pickup in Southwest Minnesota will be taken for a small additional fee. Extras and special pickups will be left unless Schaap Sanitation has received a phone call granting permission to take them.

Call our office at 800-293-5642 on the day before your regular SW Minnesota trash service to schedule the extras and/or special pickup to be taken.

Larger items are treated the same as any extras or special pickups. There is an additional cost, so please call 800-293-5642 to get the cost of a specific item, as the prices vary.

Commercial Billing

Billing frequency: SW Minnesota trash and recycling for business accounts are billed on the 1st of every month. Your Schaap Sanitation commercial trash and recycling payment is due on or before the 20th of that same month.

Payments accepted: Online Bill Pay, Visa and MasterCard

Visit our BILL PAY page to pay for your Southwestern MN commercial trash and recycling service.