Hennepin County Recycling Center

The Hennepin County Recycling Center and Transfer Station is located at 8100 Jefferson Highway.  Households and residents are provided with a year-round opportunity to safely and properly dispose of hazardous items and recycling. Businesses may not use the center for disposal.

Facility Hours:

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridaysrecycle_glass_plastic_alum.gif
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays, Mondays, and holidays 

Items accepted:

  • Organics now accepted at Brooklyn Park drop-off facility at no charge
  • Household hazardous wastes – adhesives, batteries, cleaners, fluorescent bulbs, thermometers, paints, oil and other automotive fluids
  • Computers and electronics 
  • Recyclables and scrap metal 
  • Appliances and tires (fees apply)

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

For a complete list of accepted items, hours of operation and a map to the site, please visit the Hennepin County Recycling Center and Transfer Station website. Hennepin County Environmental Services may be reached at 612-348-3777.


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