Appliances and Used Tires

Sponsored by the Rock Island County Waste Management Agency (RICWMA) and operated by Weikert Iron & Metal Recycling. This program disposes of old appliances and residentially generated tires, with rims removed, at no charge to residents. Please call (877) 934-5378 for responsible disposal information and to make an appointment.
LIMIT: Four appliances per household per year.
LIMIT: Ten tires per household per year.
Acceptable items: Refrigerators, ranges, water heaters, freezers, air conditioners, humidifiers, stoves, clothes dryers, dehumidifiers, ovens, garbage disposals, dishwashers, water coolers, heat pumps, chillers, furnaces, boilers, and  microwave ovens.
Note: Appliances may also be referred to as White Goods.
Unacceptable items: TVs, hand held appliances, VCRs, business equipment, computers.
For items of this type, please refer to Electronics.