Recyclopedia

This alphabetical list helps you determine the best way to dispose of everyday things. Click an item for instructions on how and where to dispose, recycle, or drop off your items.

Recyclopedia List—C

A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Car Seats Compost
Carbon Monoxide Detectors Computers
Cardboard (Corrugated) Concrete
Cards (Holiday & Greeting) Construction Debris
Carpet & Padding Copy Machines
Cell Phones Cords, Cables and Stringed Lights
Christmas Trees Cork
Cleaning Products Craft Supplies
Clothing  

Car Seats

Coon Rapids Recycling Center
1831 111th Ave NW, Coon Rapids
763-767-6485
www.ci.coon-rapids.mn.us/recycling/
recyclecenter.htm

RAM Recycling Association of MN
852 Lake St E, Ste B, Wayzata
952-473-0048
www.recycleminnesota.org

Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Hennepin Co Drop-off
8100 Jefferson Hwy, Brooklyn Park &
1400 W 96th St, Bloomington
612-348-3777
www.hennepin.us/dropoffs

Hopkins-Minnetonka Drop Off Center
11522 Minnetonka Blvd, Minnetonka
612-348-3777
www.hennepin.us/dropoffs

Cardboard (Corrugated)

Hopkins Activity Center
33 14th Ave N, Hopkins
952-939-1333

Cards (Holiday & Greeting)

Hopkins City Hall
1010 1st St S, Hopkins
952-548-6300
www.hopkinsmn.com

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Carpet & Padding

Bob's Binding
8511 10th Ave N, Golden Valley
763-746-5581

Burnsville Sanitary Landfill & Drop Off
Carpet Retailers (with purchase)
2650 W Cliff Rd, Burnsville
952-890-3248

Carpet Recovery Innovation
(Call BEFORE pulling old carpet up)
763-441-8300

Carver County Environmental Center
116 Peavey Cir, Chaska
952-361-1842

City of Hopkins--Call for pick-up
11100 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins
952-939-1382

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

Maple Grove Transfer Station & Drop Off
10633 89th Ave N, Maple Grove
763-425-3736

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Cell Phones

Best Buy (All stores)
13513 Ridgedale Dr, Minnetonka
952-544-0377
www.bestbuy.com

Hennepin Co Drop-off
8100 Jefferson Hwy, Brooklyn Park &
1400 W 96th St, Bloomington
612-348-3777
www.hennepin.us/dropoffs

Hopkins City Hall
1010 1st St S, Hopkins
952-548-6300
www.hopkinsmn.com

Staples (All stores)
11500 Wayzata Blvd, Minnetonka
952-545-6165
www.staples.com/sbd/cre/marketing/easy-on-the-planet/recycling-and-eco-services.html

Target (All stores)
8900 Hwy 7, Hopkins
952-935-6941
www.target.com

Tech Dump
825 Boone Ave N, Ste 100, Golden Valley
763-432-3117
www.techdump.org/

Verizon (All stores)
8504 Hwy 7, St. Louis Park
952-938-0465
www.verizon.com

Christmas Trees

City of Hopkins
11100 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins
952-939-1382
www.hopkinsmn.com

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

Metro Wood Recycling
51 34th Ave N, Minneapolis &
2113 Bloomington Rd, Minneapolis
651-224-7527

SKB Malcolm Transfer Station (Open year round)
630 Malcolm Ave, Minneapolis
612-331-4610

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Cleaning Products

Hennepin Co Drop-off
8100 Jefferson Hwy, Brooklyn Park &
1400 W 96th St, Bloomington
612-348-3777
www.hennepin.us/dropoffs

Clothing

Arc's Value Village Thrift Store and Donation Center (Pick ups & Various Locations)
2751 Winnetka Ave, New Hope
763-544-0006
www.arcsvaluevillage.org

Bethesda Thrift Shop

4749 Co Rd 101, Minnetonka
952-939-0988
www.minnetonkabethesda.org

Clothes Mentor (All locations)

14200 Wayzata Blvd, Minnetonka
952-303-6673
www.clothesmentor.com

Courage Center

Pick-up Service Only
952-881-1100
www.couragepickup.org

Craigslist

www.craigslist.com

Goodwill/Easter Seals

13820 Wayzata Blvd, Minnetonka &
1025 Hill St, Hopkins
952-935-2760
www.goodwilleastseals.org

Lupus Foundation
www.lupus.org

Mainstreet Consignment
5825 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins
952-933-9791
www.msconsignment.com

Nine, Maternity Clothing Consignment
912 Mainstreet, Hopkins
952-935-2944
www.nineconsign.com

Once Upon a Child (Kids clothes)
5021 Excelsior Blvd, St. Louis Park
952-922-6635 &
14200 Wayzata Blvd, Minnetonka
763-540-0477
www.onceuponachild.com

ReSale 101 at Interfaith Outreach Community Partners (IOCP)
1605 Co Rd 101 N, Plymouth
www.iocp.org

Salvation Army
3740 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis
612-822-1200 &
9728 Lyndale Ave S, Bloomington
952-881-6197
www.satruck.org/donate-goods

The Corner Door
1250 E Wayzata Blvd, Wayzata
952-473-2274
www.thecornerdoorofwayzata.com

TURN Style Consignment Stores
960 Prairie Center Dr, Eden Prairie
952-974-9392
www.turnstyleconsign.com

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

USAgain Drop-Off Bins
1609 Mainstreet, Hopkins &
2011 Mainstreet, Hopkins
651-639-0012
www.usagain.com

Vietnam Veterans
651-778-8387
www.pickupplease.org

Wabi Sabi Shop
Waterford Plaza, Plymouth
763-404-8499
www.wabisabishop.com

Compost

Hoppins-Minnetonka Brush & Yard Waste Drop Off Site (Late spring-Late Nov)
3100 Hopkins Crossroads, Minnetonka
952-939-1382
www.hopkinsmn.com/home/yardwaste/drop-off.php

RRT-The Mulch Store
4275 Creekview Cir, Minnetrista
952-446-1056
www.mulchstoremn.com

Computers

Abrax Tech Solutions
7135 Shady Oak Rd, Eden Prairie
952-944-2357

Asset Recovery Corp
2299 Territorial Rd, St. Paul
651-602-0789

Best Buy (All stores)
13513 Ridgedale Dr, Minnetonka
952-544-0377
www.bestbuy.com

Computer and Electronic Disposal Co.
2600 N 2nd St, Minneapolis
612-338-2466

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

Electronic Salvage Industries, LLC
7900 Excelsior Blvd, St. Louis Park
952-922-2210

Furnish Office and Home
850 15th Ave NE, Minneapolis
612-789-3322

Hennepin Co Drop-off
8100 Jefferson Hwy, Brooklyn Park &
1400 W 96th St, Bloomington
612-348-3777
www.hennepin.us/dropoffs

Metro Appliance Recycling
16403 60th St NW, Ostego
763-241-8787

Renovodata Services
6868 Washington Ave S, Eden Prairie
952-314-1294
www.renovods.com

Staples (All stores)
11500 Wayzata Blvd, Minnetonka
952-545-6165
www.staples.com/sbd/cre/marketing/easy-on-the-planet/recycling-and-eco-services.html

Tech Dump
825 Boone Ave N, Ste 100, Golden Valley
763-432-3117
www.techdump.org/

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Concrete

Barton Sand & Gravel
8000 Zachary Ln, Maple Grove
763-425-4101
www.tillercorp.com/barton-sand/barton-sand-gravel-co

Commercial Asphalt Co
10000 81st Ave N, Maple Grove
763-424-5400
www.tillercorp.com/commercial/commercial-asphalt-co

DMJ Ashphalt Co
2392 Pioneer Tr, Hamel
763-478-6878
www.dmjasphalt.com

Midwest Asphalt Corp
P.O. Box 5477, Hopkins
952-937-8033
www.midwestasphalt.net

The Bagster (dumpster bags avail at area hardware stores-visit website for locations)
www.thebagster.com

Tubs Home Dumpster
612-825-8827
www.tubsinc.com/twincities.html

Veit Disposal Systems
763-428-2242
www.veitusa.com

Construction Debris

Dem-Con Landfill
3601 W 130th St, Shakopee
952-445-5755
www.dem-con.com

Scrap Busters
Pick up service
952-461-2800
www.scrapbustersminnesota.com

The Bagster (dumpster bags avail at area hardware stores-visit website for locations)
www.thebagster.com

Tubs Home Dumpster
612-825-8827
www.tubsinc.com/twincities.html

Veolia
175 Co Rd 37 NE, Buffalo
800-963-3158

Waste Mgmt Transfer Station
10633 89th Ave N, Maple Grove
763-425-3736

Copy Machines

See Office Equipment

Cords, Cables and Stringed Lights

Best Buy (All stores)
13513 Ridgedale Dr, Minnetonka
952-544-0377
www.bestbuy.com

Hennepin Co Drop-off
8100 Jefferson Hwy, Brooklyn Park &
1400 W 96th St, Bloomington
612-348-3777
www.hennepin.us/dropoffs

RAM Recycling Association of MN
852 Lake St E, Ste B, Wayzata
952-473-0048
www.recycleminnesota.org

St. Louis Park Recreation Center
3700 Monterey Dr, St. Louis Park
952-924-2540
www.stlouispark.org

Tech Dump
825 Boone Ave N, Ste 100, Golden Valley
763-432-3117
www.techdump.org/

Cork

Whole Foods Market (All locations)
1001 Plymouth Rd, Minnetonka
952-797-5600
www.wholefoodsmarket.com/blog/
whole-story/cork-harvest

Craft Supplies

Artstart
1459 St. Clair Ave, St. Paul
651-698-2787
www.artstart.org

Courage Center
Pick-up service only
952-881-1100
www.couragepickup.org

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Contacts

  • Solid Waste Coordinator

    952-548-6351

What about the other stuff?

Many items that aren't recycled curbside can be recycled elsewhere. Try the following for more information:

Recycle Your Textiles

Hopkins has 5 convenient USAgain drop box locations on Mainstreet.  USAgain accepts clothes, shoes and household textiles.  Household textiles include tablecloths, towels, bedding, blankets, bedspreads, etc.  Deposit your items in tied plastic bags.  You can also recycle clean, dry rags and worn and torn clothes in these drop boxes as well.  Please bag these items separately from reusable items.  Click here to learn more.

Hennepin County A to Z Guide

An alphabetical index of common items and how to dispose of them locally.Twin Cities Free Market logo

Free Market

The Twin Cities Free Market is a great way to get or give free reusable goods for the home, garage, and garden. Check out the Twin Cities Free Market website for more details.