Household Hazardous Waste Events

Collections Closer to Home


Washington County will sponsor special one-day household hazardous waste collections during the summer and fall in communities throughout the county.

Hazardous Materials & Electronics

Spring 2016
Location Date Time
Hugo
Public Works Building
6900 137th Street N
April 30 8 a.m. - Noon
Cottage Grove
Public Works Garage
8635 W Point Douglas Road S
May 7 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Stillwater
Lily Lake Ice Arena
1208 S Greeley Street
May 21 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Forest Lake
Forest Lake Transit Center
19955 Forest Road N
(Enter at Headwaters Parkway)
June 4 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Fall 2016
Location Date Time
Forest Lake
Forest Lake Transit Center
19955 Forest Road N
(Enter at Headwaters Parkway)
September 10 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Forest Lake
Forest Lake Transit Center
19955 Forest Road N
(Enter at Headwaters Parkway)
September 17 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Hugo
Public Works Building
6900 137th Street N
October 8 8 a.m. - Noon
Confidential document shredding will be available at all events on a limited availability - six boxes per household.

2016

Confidential Paper Shredding



Bring your personal and confidential papers to be shredded on-site by Shred Right. Staples and paper clips do not have to be removed. CDs, floppy disks and other media will also be accepted for off-site destruction. The event is free and open to residents and businesses. Bring up to 6 boxes for shredding, weighing no more than 30 pounds each.
Location Date Time
Environmental Center
4039 Cottage Grove Drive
Woodbury
April 20 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
July 13 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
October 19 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.



In addition to remote collections, the Washington County Environmental Center in Woodbury provides residents with a free and convenient disposal option for household hazardous waste, electronics, and recyclables all year round.