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 Material & Electronics Collections 2018

Location Date & Time
Hugo
Public Works Building
6900 137th St N
April 21.  8 am - Noon
Mahtomedi 
1520 Mahtomedi Ave
April 28.  8 am - 2 pm
Cottage Grove
Public Works Garage
8635 W Point Douglas Rd S
May 5.  7 am - 3 pm
Stillwater
Lily Lake Ice Arena
1208 S Greeley St
May 19.  8 am - 2 pm
Forest Lake
Forest Lake Transit Center
19955 Forest Rd N
(Enter at Headwaters Pky)
June 2.  8 am - 2 pm
Forest Lake
Forest Lake Transit Center
19955 Forest Rd N
(Enter at Headwaters Pky)
September 8.  8 am - 2 pm

Forest Lake
Forest Lake Transit Center
19955 Forest Rd N
(Enter at Headwaters Pky)
September 15.  8 am - 2 pm
Hugo
Public Works Building
6900 137th Street N
October 6.  8 am - Noon
Confidential document shredding will be available at all events on a limited availability - six boxes per household. 

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.

Confidential Paper Shredding Collection 2018

Location Dates Times
Environmental Center
Woodbury
April 18, 
June 6, 
July 11,
September 19, 
November 7.  
8 am - 4:30 pm
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.