Drop-off facilities open with limited operations

Hennepin County’s Drop-Off Facilities in Brooklyn Park and Bloomington are open with limited operations and new safety procedures due to COVID-19. Find more information about drop-off facilities.

Changes to materials accepted: No mattresses. No TVs or electronics that weigh more than 50 lbs.

Select appliances accepted: microwaves, water coolers, sump pumps, garbage disposals, dehumidifiers. $15/each. 

NO other appliances accepted.


Recommended disposal options

Recycle at home

Cartons can be recycled in your recycling program at home. Examples of cartons that can be recycled include milk, juice, soup, broth and wine cartons.

The cleaner the cartons, the better, so give them a quick rinse before putting in the recycling bin.

Other disposal options

Hennepin County drop-off facilities

See restrictions and instructions below:

Drop-off facilities accept:

Cartons, including milk, juice, soup, broth and wine cartons


No charge

Materials preparation

Remove caps from cartons. Caps from cartons can be put in the garbage.

Rethink and reduce tips

Reuse cartons for storage, planting pots and more.