Solid Waste & Recycling
The Household hazardous Waste Facilities will open May 16 (North) and May 17 (South) for the 2023 season!

Pine County offers a household hazardous waste collection facility for free to Pine County residents and property owners.

The facility is open two days per week, mid-May through September.

The facility also includes a reuse room, where reusable items are available for citizens to come and take for free. Even if you don't have anything to dispose of, feel free to stop while we are open to check it out!

Household Hazardous Waste includes materials such as paint, varnish, pesticides, acids, bases, adhesives, automotive products, wood preservatives, etc. See the 2023 HHW Brochure for additional information on materials accepted.

Pine County Household Hazardous Waste Facility- South
405 Airport Rd, Pine City
Wednesday 8am-3pm, Saturday 8am-3pm
Open mid-May-Sept

Pine County Household Hazardous Waste Facility- North
85174 County Hwy 61, Willow River
Tuesday 10am-4pm, Saturday 9am-3pm
Open mid-May-Sept

Pine County residents can also dispose of fluorescent light bulbs at our North Pine and South Pine transfer stations as well as at several participating local hardware stores. See Fluorescent Bulbs for more information.

Contact Us

Solid Waste & Recycling Office
1610 Hwy 23 North
Sandstone, MN 55072
1-800-450-7463 ext. 4220

HOURS: Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m

P: (320) 216-4220
F: (320) 216-4244