Recycling / Solid Waste

Solid Waste Division

The Solid Waste Division is responsible for recycling, household hazardous waste, solid waste, and wetland management. The department operates a Recycling Center in Red Wing and eight satellite recycling drop-boxes at various locations throughout the county.  If you are looking to cut down on waste, The Minnesota Technical Assistance Program helps businesses conserve energy, reduce waste, and save money.

Electronics Recycling

The Goodhue County Recycling Center in Red Wing, no longer accepts electronic waste for recycling. Consumers have these options available to them:

Red Wing Solid Waste Campus

1873 Bench St.
Red Wing, MN 55066
Phone: 651-385-3672
     This facility accepts electronic waste recyclables for a fee.
     View a list of Solid Waste Campus charges

Red Wing Computer

213 Bush St
Red Wing, MN 55066
Phone:  651-327-5008
     Most electronics recycling is free of charge.
     Please call to see if charges apply to your items.
Thank you for your participation in recycling electronic waste over the years.

HHW (Household Hazardous Waste)

Household Hazardous Waste can be disposed of at:

Olmsted County Regional Facility

305 Silver Creek Road NE
Rochester, MN

Phone: 507-328-7070


Mon-Fri  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat        8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The Olmsted County Regional Facility is near the county's Waste to Energy Facility.

A Partnership Project

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.