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—M

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
Magazines Microwaves
Mattresses Mirrors
Media Mulch
Medical Waste (No medicine or needles/sharps) Musical Instruments
Metals  

Magazines

Recycle curbside

Courage Center

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

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

Half Price Books
5017 Excelsior Blvd, St.Louis Park
952-922-2414

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Mattresses

Affordable Mattress
2315 Jefferson St NE, Minneapolis
612-782-8830

Bridging-Call First
201 W 87th St, Bloomington
952-888-1105

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

Momentum MN
1179 15th Ave SE, Minneapolis
612-332-0664
www.pplindustries.org/dissassembly.html

Scrap Busters
Pick Up Service
952-461-2800
scrapbustersminnesota.com

The Recycle Kings (Couches, mattresses, file cabinets, metal shelving)
651-246-0334
www.therecyclekings.com

Media

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

Half Priced Books
5017 Excelsior Blvd, St. Louis Park
952-922-2414

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


Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Medical Waste (No medicine or needles/sharps)

GRP Medical Services
800-207-0976
www.sharpsdisposal.com/

LB Medwaste Services
888-526-3392
www.lbmedwaste.com/services_medicalwaste.html

Medical Disposal Systems, Inc.
1475 Stagecoach Rd, Shakopee
952-445-7440
www.mds-mn.com

Sharps, Inc.
800-772-5657
www.sharpsinc.com

Stericycle, Inc.
742 Vandalia St., St. Paul
651-644-1480
www.stericycle.com

Metals

Express Metals
8094 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins
952-516-6066
www.expressmetals.net

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

Perry's - Call First
525 Brimhall Ave, Long Lake
952-473-4898

Scrap Busters
Pick Up Service
952-461-2800
www.scrapbustgersminnesota.com

The Recycle Kings (Couches, mattresses, file cabinets, metal shelving)
651-246-0334
www.therecyclekings.com

W.F. Industries
8000 Powell Rd, Hopkins
952-405-9289
www.wfrecycling.com

Microwaves

See Appliances

Mirrors

Bauer Bros. Salvage
2432 2nd St N, Minneapolis
612-521-9294

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

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

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

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Mulch

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

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

Twin Cities Free Market
www.twincitiesfreemarket.org

Musical Instruments

Craigslist
www.craigslist.com

Music-Go-Round (All stores)
13626 80th Cir N, Maple Grove
763-416-1769
www.musicgoround.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.