Special Waste

Hazardous Household Waste (HHW)

In an effort to encourage responsible and environmentally friendly disposal of toxic waste items, Morrison County operates a Household Hazardous Waste collection program for the residents of the County. From April 15th through September 30th, residents may dispose of Hazardous Household Waste (HHW) free of charge at the Morrison County Solid Waste Management Facility (SWMF) located at: 17502 Iris Rd, Little Falls MN, 56345. Unidentified waste, explosives, compressed gas, radio active material, and hazardous waste generated from businesses will not be accepted.

HHW drop off is available during normal SWMF hours of operation, however, preferred drop of times are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8am to 4:30pm.  Contact the Landfill Operator at 320-632-1944 for HHW hours.

Examples of HHW: Paints and stains, solvents, rechargeable batteries, pesticides, mercury containing items, cleaning products, chemicals, engine cleaners, used motor oil, etc. 

  1. Appliances
  2. AutomoTive Fluids
  3. Electronics
  4. Fluorescent Bulbs
  5. Miscellaneous Waste
  6. Tires

Appliances

Minnesota state law prohibits the landfilling of appliances. Many cities and townships accept appliances at Clean-Up Day events. The Morrison County Solid Waste Management Facility accepts appliances year-round for recycling. 

Appliances include:

  • Air Conditioners
  • Dehumidifiers and Humidifiers
  • Dishwashers
  • Furnaces
  • Microwaves
  • Refrigerators and Freezers
  • Stoves
  • Washers and Dryers
  • Water Heaters and Water Softeners