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Jill Schoen
1300 W Clairmont Ave
Eau Claire WI 54701
715-839-2788
Fax 715-839-6076
Company contact
Randy Nedrelo
Special waste manager/Deputy director
6500 State Rd 16
La Crosse WI 54601-1830
608-789-7857
Fax 608-785-6180

La Crosse County Solid Waste Department Functionally Equivalent to ISO 14001 Tier 1 particpant since 06/01/2011
Tier 2 applicant

The La Crosse County Solid Waste (LCSW) complex incorporates not only solid waste disposal, but offers many opportunities from waste recovery and reuse, recycling and Household Hazardous Waste Collection to waste diversion for energy recovery on a 300 acre complex. Their approach to an integrated management system is further exemplified under endorsement of the Natural Step model for sustainable communities. The Lacrosse County Solid Waste Landfill Operations emphasizes a regional approach to waste collection and offers additional education and disposal options to the currently contracted counties in the La Crosse Regional Disposal System.

About the company

Additional efforts to capture landfill gas have been announced recently by La Crosse County and Gundersen Lutheran Health System, where landfill gas fill will be piped to the Gundersen facility to meet their energy needs. The complex will further develop an environmental management system that incorporates a Plan-Do-Check-Act process into their existing Strategic Plan for Sustainability. The track record and progressive thinking and management of this operation have proven it to be a leader toward a sustainable future and will undoubtedly sustain its efforts toward continual improvement.

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Last revised: Tuesday February 04 2014