Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

Goodhue County partners with Olmsted, Wabasha, and Dodge counties to provide a regional Household Hazardous Waste Management Program with collections at various sites throughout the summer months.
The Goodhue County HHW drop-off will open for the season on May 1st, 2023!  Use the menu bar to the left to view the 2023 schedule and see the list of what you can bring to a collection site.

PaintCare paint recycling products (latex and oil based paints, stains, and varnishes only!) can be recycled year-round at the Goodhue County Recycling Center Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM-3:00 PM (excluding holidays) following the drop-off procedures in the link below.

More information on HHW and Paint drop-off procedures

More information on paint recycling in Goodhue County

More information on lithium battery recycling

The Olmsted County Hazardous Waste Facility in Rochester accepts household hazardous waste year-round.

More information on the Olmsted County Hazardous Waste Facility