Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
Household Hazardous Waste Facility
1065 - 5th Avenue Southeast
Hutchinson, Minnesota 55350
Facility Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
CLOSED on all Holidays
Extended Facility Hours
Can't make it by 4 pm? Click HERE for a list of Extended Hours and Saturday Morning open dates
Materials, Price List, and Payments
We accept the following forms of payment: Checks, Cash (exact total only)
Accepted Materials/Price List
Don't Need It? Someone might. When you bring in your acceptable items of unneeded paint, cleaners, automotive or lawn products for environmentally-safe recycling and disposal, some of it may be stocked in the McLeod County Household Hazardous Waste Facility Reuse Center for other citizens to use free of charge. Our Reuse Center serves McLeod, Sibley, Meeker and Carver counties. The Reuse Center is an area consisting of usable products that were brought to the facility by participants . Rather than process these items as waste, the opportunity is given to residents to REUSE them, thus reducing waste.
Some items available in the Product Reuse Center include latex, exterior and interior, oil based paints, paint thinners, varnish removers, cleaning products, rust inhibitor paints, automotive items, adhesives, sealers, wood stains, aerosol paints, household cleaners, and other miscellaneous items. These products vary in availability and quantity; a good selection is generally available, come check it out during our open business hours.
There is a Limit of 3 items per visit/day in order to maintain product variety for all users of the Product Reuse Center, and all participants are required to sign out the items they choose to reuse.
Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Programs*
Free to Recycle: Polystyrene packaging, packing peanuts, bubble wrap, air pillows, fishing line, wine corks, crayons, compact fluorescent bulbs, batteries (ALL types), handheld electronic devices and accessories (smaller than a 14" laptop), portable countertop appliances, rigid plastics.
Fees to Recycle: Fluorescent tubes, ballasts, oil filters, tires, appliances, electronics, mattresses, box springs, recordable devices (DVD's, CD'd, VHS tapes, cassettes, zip drives, records), carseats/booster chairs.
*These are not all inclusive lists, and prices are subject to change based on the McLeod County Fee Schedule.