Hennepin County Drop-off Facility

Location:  8100 Jefferson Highway, Brooklyn Park

Residential Services:

Households and residents are provided with a year-round opportunity to safely and properly dispose of hazardous items and recycling. For the Hennepin County drop-off facility's hours of operation and list of items accepted see their informational brochure. For specifics on new safety procedures and/or limited operations, please visit their website.

The drop-off facility is open to residents of the following counties

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  • Carver
  • Dakota
  • Hennepin
  • Ramsey
  • Washington

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


Hennepin County generally does not accept waste from businesses, except for cardboard, scrap metal, recycling, and organics recycling from small businesses. They do have information on grants for businesses.


  • For a guide to recycling and disposal options of numerous different items view the Green Disposal Guide.
  • For a website featuring local places to sell, donate, buy, repair, rent and share items view Choose to Reuse.

For complete information regarding the services provided at their 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.