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—E

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
Electronics Eyeglasses
Exercise Equipment  

Electronics

Avista Recycling
7900 Excelsior Blvd #700, Hopkins
952-933-4600
www.avistarecycling.com

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

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

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

Hennepin Co Drop-off

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

Materials Processing
2805 W Service Rd, Eagan
651-681-8099

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/

The Recycle Kings (TVs and computer towers only)
651-246-0334
www.therecyclekings.com

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Exercise Equipment

2nd Wind Exercise Equipment
6819 Wayzata Blvd, St. Louis Park
952-544-2540
www.2ndwindexercise.com

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

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

Hennepin Co Drop-off

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

Play It Again Sports
11317 Hwy 7, Minnetonka
952-935-4999
www.playitagainsportsmtka.com

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

Savers
8049 Morgan Cir S, Bloomington
952-881-7300
www.savers.com

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Eyeglasses

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

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

Lenscrafters
Ridgedale Mall, Minnetonka
952-888-5800
www.onesight.org/na/donate/donate_eyewear/

MN Eye Consultants PA
All Optical Locations, St. Louis Park
952-993-1940

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.