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—G

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
Garbage Glass-Windows, Dishes & Plate Glass
Gas/Petroleum Grass-Composting & Disposal
Glass-Bottles & Jars  

Garbage

City of Hopkins
11100 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins
952-939-1382
www.hopkinsmn.com/waste/index.php

Dem-Con Transfer Station
3230 W 130th St, Shakopee
952-746-5676
www.dem-con.com/recoveryandrecycling

Freeway Transfer Station
11501 Embassy Rd, Burnsville
952-890-5300

Randy's Sanitation
12620 VIncent Ave S, Burnsville
763-972-3335
www.randyssanitation.com/public-drop-sites

Waste Management's Burnsville Transfer Station & Drop Off
2650 Cliff Rd, Burnsville
952-890-3248
www.wmtwincities.com
(See web for preparation, $, hours)

Gas/Petroleum

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

Glass-Bottles & Jars

Place in your curbside recycling cart

Glass-Windows, Dishes & Plate Glass

See Building Materials, Garbage, Household Goods

Grass-Composting & Disposal

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

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

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.