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.
|Water Heaters||Wood Chips|
|Water Softeners||Wrapping Paper|
Hennepin Co Drop-off
8100 Jefferson Hwy, Brooklyn Park &
1400 W 96th St, Bloomington
See Building Materials
Reuse or put in garbage. Do not recycle.
Dispose as garbage or de-wire and compost.
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.