South Central Iowa Solid Waste

1736 Hwy T-17
Tracy, IA 50256Voice: 641-828-8545
Fax: 641-842-3722


The South Central Iowa Solid Waste Agency (SCISWA) is a four-county inter-governmental unit serving all of Lucas, Marion, Monroe and Poweshiek Counties.

The Agency landfill – formerly the Marion County Landfill – is located near Tracy, Iowa, on approximately 600 acres that once was the site of a strip coal mine. SCISWA operates a Transfer station in Poweshiek County near Malcom where waste is collected and then hauled daily by semis to the landfill in Marion County.


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2008 Household Hazardous Waste Mobile Collection Dates

The SCISWA collects your household hazardous waste at no charge. Call the RCC at 1-888-603-CREW for information about what is accepted, or visit our website at

Find the collection event nearest you, or make an appointment to drop off your waste on the first Saturday of the month by calling 641-828-8545.

Visit our website for more information on recycling (including appliances and electronics), hazardous waste, and other topics.