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Olmstead County Hazardous Waste Facility

305 Silver Creek Rd NE
Rochester, MN 55906
Service Area: Olmstead County


Notes: Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 8am-4:30pm.

Free of charge from residents who treat themselves for medical conditions such as diabetes. Accepts needles, syringes, lancets and test strips. Place sharps in a puncture resistant container (preferably plastic, opaque detergent containers or pharmaceutical sharps containers, but plastic pop and milk containers with a twist cap will also be accepted). Label the container "SHARPS" and secure the lid. NO mercury-bearing waste (thermometers, button/hearing aid batteries), chemotherapy waste, solid waste, hazardous waste or other regulated medical waste should be included in your container.

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Listing Data Last Modified: 07/20/2022