Hazardous Waste can be described as waste that is chemically hazardous, physically hazardous or biologically hazardous. Household Hazardous Waste is considered left over household products that can catch fire, react or explode under certain circumstances, or are corrosive or toxic. Household Hazardous items include:
Drain Cleaner, Window Cleaner, Disinfectants, Septic Tank Cleaner
Garden Sprays and Dusts, Weed Killers
Lacquers, Stains, Varnishes, Wood Preservatives
Paint, Paint Thinners, Paint Stripper and Solvents
Rust Inhibitor or Remover
Waterproofers, Glues, and Cements
Waste Oil, Antifreeze, Battery Acid, Gasoline, Brake and Transmission Fluid
Goodhue County is responsible for the collection and disposal of Household Hazardous Waste. They offer several Household Hazardous Waste Collection days each year. Please contact Goodhue County at 651.385.3107 for additional information. Dates for 2022 to be announced.
Waste Oil Filters & Fluorescent Lights
These items are not accepted for disposal at the Solid Waste Campus. Residents are encouraged to contact Goodhue County at 651-385-3105, for information on how to properly dispose of these items.