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.

Light bulbs: incandescent, halogen and LED

Recommended disposal options

Put in garbage

Incandescent, halogen and LED lights may be put in the garbage.

Incandescent, halogen and LED

light bulbs

Incandescent (a), halogen (b), and LED (c) light bulbs may be put in the garbage.


Both LED and compact fluorescent lights bulbs use less energy than incandescent light bulbs. There are many lighting options available today. Learn about lighting options on the Minnesota Clean Energy Resource Team’s Right Light Guide.