Household Hazardous Waste and Paper Shredding Events

Dispose of Hazardous Waste the Right Way

Washington County residents can drop off hazardous waste, electronics, and recyclables for free at the Washington County Environmental Center located at 4039 Cottage Grove Drive in Woodbury, open year-round.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
                                   Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
                                    Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
                                    Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.


In addition, check with the Washington County Environmental Center for dates when the free Confidential Paper Shredding events will be held.

  ***Additional one-day events are held at communities throughout the county to collect hazardous waste, electronics and paper shredding.

Go to or call 651.275.7475 for more information on these events.