Disposal of Household Hazardous Waste

Disposal of household hazardous waste can be dropped off at Tri-County Solid Waste located at 3601 5th St S, Waite Park. For further assistance in identifying environmentally safe disposal options, use the Waste Wizard on the Stearns County website.

State law prohibits the city from disposal of the following items through the City’s collection system:

  • Batteries
  • Chemicals
  • Florescent light bulbs
  • Household cleaners
  • Oil-based products
  • Paints
  • Tires
  • Treated Lumber
  • other similar hazardous materials