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(Information Updated 10/20/2020)
Address: 305 Energy Parkway NE, Rochester, MN 55906 (Formerly Silver Creek Rd NE) Phone: 507 328-7070 Fax: 507 328-7090Facility Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Department Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (except for
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It is mandatory that customers wear masks while inside the building - even when inside their vehicle.
All waste items must be in the back of your vehicle (trunk, cargo bed, rear of SUV)
Waste items must be accessible by our staff without you getting out of your vehicle
Stay in line and wait your turn; stay in your vehicle
Drive into the unloading area and turn off your engine; stay in your vehicle
Staff will remove your waste
"Very Small Quantity Generators" (VSQG) business waste needs pre-approval by application
The facility will once again be able to accept credit cards for items with a disposal fee.
Cash and check will still be accepted by money basket - no change can be given.
Neon Lamps/Broken Lamps = $1.00 per tube
PCB Ballasts (Small) = $3.00 each
PCB Ballasts (Large) = $8.00 each
Lead Paint Chips = $1.00 per cubic foot
Asbestos Containing Material = $10.00 per 30-gallon bag
Antifreeze = $1.00 per gallon
Beginning October 21, the Reuse Center will move back to its original location at the Hazardous Waste Facility.
Look for the following words on the item's label:
Improper use or disposal can be harmful to human health and the environment.
Olmsted County residents that have unwanted or unusable household hazardous wastes (HHW) can bring them to the Hazardous Waste Facility in Rochester. Items accepted at the Hazardous Waste Facility include:
Businesses and nonprofit organizations located in Southeast Minnesota generating less than 220 pounds of hazardous waste per month may participate in the
Very Small Quantity Generator (VSQG) program. The VSQG program was developed to help dispose of small amounts of hazardous waste cost effectively and in compliance with state and federal regulations.
Disposal of special wastes is also available for free or on a fee-for-service basis for businesses and residents. Some of the items accepted under this program include: