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Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Disposal

Household Hazardous Wastes (HHW) include all paints, household cleaners and chemicals, pesticides, and flammable materials. If you have questions about potentially hazardous waste call (507) 532-8210. The Lyon County HHW Facility is located in the Lyon County Public Works Building, located at 504 Fairgrounds Road in Marshall. Please review the "HHW Disposal Guide"attachment below for how to properly dispose of hazardous wastes.

HOURS OF OPERATION:
Weekdays: 8:00am - 4:30pm

Second Saturday of the month: 9:00am - 2:00pm

 

HHW disposal is FREE  for residents (not including fluorescent bulbs)

Latex & Oil-based paint  
Pesticides
Paint thinner
Paint Remover
Solvents
Pool Chemicals
Household Cleaners
Aerosol Products
Gasoline, fuels
Fertilizer w/weed killer

 

Stain, Varnish, Polyurethane 
Roof tar
Driveway sealer
Glue w/Solvents
Drain and Oven cleaner
Turpentine
Mothballs
Nail polish, remover
Degreasers
Rechargeable/Button Batteries

 

*** BUSINESS, SCHOOL, & GOVERNMENT ENTITIES ***

 We MAY be able to accept waste from some entities, However,  

 you MUST CALL FIRST before bringing waste to our facility.

Fluorescent Light Bulb Disposal:
Four Foot Tube: 50¢    Longer than 4' tube: 75¢

U-Shape, Circular, & CFL :$0.50

Residents and Businesses may bring in light bulbs.

 

WASTE NOT ACCEPTED AT THIS FACILITY
The following materials are not accepted at the HHW facility.

Motor Oil: Check with a local service station.

Explosives: Contact the Lyon County Sheriff Office at (507) 537-7666.

Prescriptions/Pharmaceutical Waste: Lyon County Sheriff's Department "Take it to the Box" program - (attachment below)

Sharps: Lyon County HHW does NOT accept sharps. For guidance, please review the "Sharps" attachment below


DIRECTIONS:
From Hwy 19 West of Marshall, turn on the road to the Lyon County Fairgrounds, which runs between the Marshall Golf Club, and Bud Rose flowers. Take this road to the Lyon County Public Works Building; second building on your right. There is a Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off area under the canopy on the north side of the building.

Attachments:
Download this file (Sharps Fact Sheet.pdf)Sharps171 kB
Download this file (Drug Drop Off Info.pdf)Take it to the Box360 kB
Download this file (hhw.pdf)HHW Disposal Guide67 kB

Electronic Waste

Lyon County recycles computer equipment, televisions cell phones, and other electronic waste at two locations, the Lyon County Regional Landfill, and the Lyon County HHW.

COMPUTER MONITOR & TELEVISION (TV) BAN
All computer monitors, and televisions are banned from Minnesota landfills. Monitors and TVs can be RECYCLED at the landfill or HHW facility. 

OTHER ELECTRONIC WASTE

In addition to banned items, other electronics including; computers, printers, copy machines, scanners, and other electronic waste MUST be recycled by all business and commercial entities, government agencies, schools, and not-for-profit organizations.

Individual residents are only required to recycle monitors and televisions, however, Lyon County provides these recycling services knowing that many residents want to do the right thing by recycling waste electronics.

FEES

RESIDENTIAL ELECTRONICS

Computer (CPU):                     FREE (including mouse and keyboard)    
Computer Monitor:                 $ 3.00
Televisions:                              $ 7.50
Printer, Scanner, Copier,        $ 4.00 each
DVD, VHS, etc:       

BUSINESS, GOVERNMENT, ORGANIZATION RATES

Computer (CPU):                            FREE (including mouse and keyboard)     
Televisions:                                      $ 17.00 each
Computer Monitor:                         $ 10.00 each
All other electronic equipment    $ 10.00 each

 

REUSE AND RECYCLING OPTIONS

If your computer equipment, or television is still functioning well, you could offer it to one of many organizations that frequently need useful computers such as churches, schools, or goodwill organizations.

Hours and Locations

Lyon County Government Center

8:30-4:30 M-F   Map

Public Works Building

8:00-4:30 M-F   Map

Law Enforcement Center

8:00-4:00 M-F   Map

Lyon County Zoning/SWCD

8:00-4:30 M-F   Map

Lyon County Landfill

6:00-4:00 M-F   Map

7:00-NOON SAT

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