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PH logo Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Sites


Closed Thanksgiving, Friday after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and July 4th

Collection Sites




Accepted Items

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Collection Site
Product Reuse

Bay West, Inc.
5 Empire Drive
St Paul, MN 55103


Sunday - Wednesday | closed
Thursday | 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday | 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Accepted Items

CLOSED Thanksgiving and the Friday after Thanksgiving

Mobile Collection



CLOSED for the season

Will begin again April 2016

Used Oil &
Filter Collection Shed

1352 Ben Franklin Dr
Arden Hills, MN 55112

January - December

Open 24 hours a day/7 days per week

Used oil,
filters and antifreeze

1) Follow instructions on sign.
2) If shed door is closed, feel free to open it.
3) Close door upon leaving.
4) The site is under video surveillance.
5) Dumping of unacceptable materials is not allowed.

Medicine Collection Program

Law Enforcement Center
425 Grove St, St Paul, MN

Sheriff's Patrol Station
1411 Paul Kirkwold Dr
Arden Hills, MN

January - December

Monday - Friday | 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Free Parking

Closed Federal Holidays


Accepted Items

For more information on
the Medicine Collection Program

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 How to Use 

  • Household Hazardous Waste "How-to" videos icon:  video - English | Spanish | Hmong | Somali
  • Bring proof of residency, such as a driver's license.
  • Open to residents of Ramsey, Washington, Hennepin, Anoka, Dakota and Carver Counties.
  • Remain in your vehicle while a technician unloads your hazardous waste.
  • You may be asked to answer a few questions, your answers will help improve the household hazardous waste program.
  • Questions: call 651.633.EASY (3279) - answered 24/7 or email AskEH

Safe Transportation Tips

  • Keep products in their original container.
  • Seal containers tightly and arrange upright in a single layer.
  • Transport items in a paper bag, card board box, or plastic tote.
  • Transport items in the trunk, away from children.
  • Never mix chemicals.  Pouring chemicals together can be dangerous and prevents recycling.
  • No empties.  Empty containers can be placed in the trash.

Product Reuse Center
Drop off unwanted household chemicals like paints, automotive fluids and pesticides, and pick up products you need at our new Reuse Center, located at 5 Empire Drive in St. Paul. Must be 18 or older to take products. Product availability and selection will vary. The center is open during the hours listed above | icon: video Commissioner Rettman Discusses Reuse Center 

Additional Paint Disposal Options
Several hardware and paint stores take unwanted paint for recycling, free of charge. Go to to find a store near you.

Other Collection Sites
Ramsey County residents are also permitted to use household hazardous waste collection sites in Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin and Washington counties.  For locations, hours and materials accepted, go to

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