Hennepin County delivers a variety of programs to protect and preserve the environment.

Reduce, reuse, recycle and dispose of hazardous waste

Green Disposal Guide

Drop-off locations 

Recycling information and programs 

Organics recycling 

Choose to reuse 

Fix-it Clinics

Business hazardous waste 

Protect land and water

Natural resources interactive map

Learn how to protect land and water 

Natural resources project funding and assistance 

Clean up contaminated property 

Environmental education and outreach

Environmental education funding and project support 

Environmental education resources 

Energy facilities and initiatives

Hennepin Energy Recovery Center 

Cool County initiative