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—A

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
Aerosol Cans Appliances
Air Conditioners Asbestos
Ammunition Audiovisual Equipment
Antifreeze Auto

Aerosol Cans

(If empty, discard in your refuse)

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

Air Conditioners

See Appliances

Ammunition

Hopkins Police Department
1010 1st St S, Hopkins
952-939-8500
www.hopkinsmn.com

Antifreeze

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

Appliances

(Retailers include recycling of old appliances with purchase of new appliances)

Appliance Smart
7350 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins
952-930-1704
www.appliancesmart.com

Best Buy (visit store to arrange for pickup, fees apply)
13513 Ridgedale Dr, Minnetonka
952-544-0377
www.bestbuy.com

Courage Center (small appliances only--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

JR's Advanced Recyclers
8980 Hwy 149, Inver Grove Heights
651-454-9215
www.jrsadvancedrecyclers.com

Metro Appliance Recycling
16403 60th St NE, Otsego
763-241-8787
www.metroappliancerecycling.com

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

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

The Recycle Kings
651-246-0334
www.therecyclekings.com

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Urban Ventures
3041 4th Ave S, Minneapolis
612-638-1000

Asbestos

(Call for appointment)

SKB Environmental
13425 Courthouse Rd, Rosemount
651-438-1500
www.skbinc.com/our-locations/rosemount-recycling.html

WM Elk River
22460 Hwy 169 NW, Elk River
763-441-2464

Audiovisual Equipment

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

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

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Auto

Cars to Cure Breast Cancer
1-855-450-2873
http://www.carstocurebreastcancer.org/minnesota

Courage Center
(small appliances only--pick-up service only)
952-881-1100
www.couragepickup.org

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

Make a Wish Foundation (Vehicles, boats, motorbikes, RVs)
866-920-0264
http://minnesota.wheelsforwishes.org/

National Kidney Foundation of MN (Vehicles, boats, planes)
800-488-2277
www.kidney.org

Perry's (Call first)
525 Brimhall Ave, Long Lake
952-473-4898

Salvation Army (Vehicles and boats)
612-332-5855
www.satruck.org/donate-goods

Scrap Busters (Auto parts--Pick up service)
952-461-2800
www.scrapbustersminnesota.com

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

The Recycle Kings
651-246-0334
www.therecyclekings.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.