SWAP accepts most reusable, repairable or salvageable surplus property from UW-Madison, Wisconsin State Agencies and municipalities. Acceptable material includes non-hazardous lab equipment and supplies, salable furniture in good condition, office supplies, maintenance equipment and household supplies.
SWAP accepts all computers and computer peripherals regardless of condition but all other property must be in salable condition.
With the exception of appliances, most non-functioning lab equipment can be accepted and re-purposed as parts or repair devices.
The list below is a guide to what SWAP will not accept for redistribution or recycling. If you have questions about whether your surplus property is suitable for redistribution, please contact SWAP for assistance.
Items NOT Accepted by SWAP