Contact your auto shop about motor oil collection locations. Any retailer that sells motor oil must post a sign listing a phone number for disposal options or the location of the nearest collection site.
Empty motor oil containers are NOT recyclable. They should go into the garbage.
See restrictions and instructions below:
Motor oil and filters
Motor oil must be in containers of 5 gallons or smaller in size and labeled.
No motor oils and filters used for business purposes, including home businesses and property managers.
Find motor oil disposal options for businesses on p.3 of Hazardous Waste Disposal Companies (PDF).
The City of Brooklyn Park accepts oil from Brooklyn Park residents only.
It is illegal to put motor oil and filters in the garbage or pour it on the land, in water, down a sewer or in a storm drain.
For information about storing and transporting motor oil and filters, see guidelines for household hazardous waste.
See disposal options and guidelines for: