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.
|Garbage||Glass-Windows, Dishes & Plate Glass|
|Gas/Petroleum||Grass-Composting & Disposal|
|Glass-Bottles & Jars|
City of Hopkins
11100 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins
Dem-Con Transfer Station
3230 W 130th St, Shakopee
Freeway Transfer Station
11501 Embassy Rd, Burnsville
12620 VIncent Ave S, Burnsville
Waste Management's Burnsville Transfer Station & Drop Off
2650 Cliff Rd, Burnsville
(See web for preparation, $, hours)
Hennepin Co Drop-off
8100 Jefferson Hwy, Brooklyn Park &
1400 W 96th St, Bloomington
Place in your curbside recycling cart
See Building Materials, Garbage, Household Goods
Hopkins-Minnetonka Brush & Yard Waste Drop Off Site (Late spring, late Nov)
3100 Hopkins Crossroads, Minnetonka
RRT-The Mulch Store
4275 Creekview Cir, Minnetrista
Solid Waste Coordinator
Many items that aren't recycled curbside can be recycled elsewhere. Try the following for more information:
Hopkins has 2 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.
An alphabetical index of common items and how to dispose of them locally.
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.