The Stearns County Hazardous Waste Facility is conveniently located here in Waite Park and
accepts items such as paint, solvents, pesticides, fluorescent bulbs, and child car seats. You may visit their website by clicking on the link here: Stearns County Hazardous Waste Facility
Improper disposal of household hazardous waste often finds its way into local streams and lakes. Commonly illegal disposal methods include pouring down storm drains, utility sinks and disposal in empty lots. Common household hazardous wastes include
Automotive fluids such as oil and antifreeze
REPORT HAZARDOUS WASTE
Report hazardous waste or illicit discharge problems to the Public Works Director. After hours reporting can be made by calling the Police Department at 320-251-3281.
IF YOU SEE IT REPORT IT
If you suspect any type of illicit discharging or eliminations, please be responsible and report it.