Hennepin County

The Hennepin County Recycling Center is located at 8100 Jefferson Highway in Brooklyn Park, bordering Maple Grove.  Households and residents are provided with a year-round opportunity to safely and properly dispose of hazardous items and recycling. To view Hennepin County's drop-off facility brochure, including their hours of operation and list of items accepted, click here.  Businesses may not use the center for disposal.  However, Hennepin County offers grants to businesses to increase recycling.

recycle_glass_plastic_alum.gifThe drop-off facility is open to residents of
Hennepin, Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Ramsey
and Washington Counties.

Organics are now accepted at the Brooklyn Park drop-off facility at no charge.

NOTE:  Regular household garbage and trash is not accepted at this facility.

For complete information regarding the services provided at this facility and more, please visit the Hennepin County Recycling Center and Transfer Station website. Hennepin County Environmental Services may be reached at 612-348-3777.


For guidance in knowing where to recycle or dispose of numerous different items, please click on this helpful link from Hennepin County:  Green Disposal Guide

Hazardous Waste Video