Solid Waste Director
The McLeod County Solid Waste Management department is responsible for managing a variety of programs including the Household Hazardous Waste Facility and mobile collections, curbside recycling, drop-box and township shed recycling locations, public education on various solid waste abatement topics, solid waste licensing and permitting, Solid Waste Ordinance coordination and enforcement, landfill surcharges, problem material management (fluorescent bulbs, tires, appliances, electronics, empty pesticide containers, etc), yard waste, and source reduction. The department works with the Solid Waste Advisory Committee to provide recommendations on solid waste issues to the county board for consideration and adoption.
Household Hazardous Waste
Bring your hazardous wastes to the McLeod County HHW Facility year round for proper disposal. The HHW Facility is located at 1065 5th Avenue SE in Hutchinson. Or for a list of problem materials or miscellaneous items recycled, click on this link.
Come Visit Our Freeuse Room @ the HHW
Every resident in McLeod County has an opportunity to recycle. Click on this link for more information.
FREE Recycling of Child safety seats. This program began in May of 2011 and has been growing in popularity, so don't miss out on the opportunity to safely dispose of unsafe childseats.
...because safe kids make a better earth.
Mattress Recycling-NEW Program for 2012!
Tire Recycling-New Program for 2012!
Contact us with any questions.