Dakota Valley Recycling

DVR is the partnership recycling department for the Cities of Apple Valley, Eagan and Burnsville
that connects residents and businesses to recycling, composting and waste disposal information.

Burnsville HHW Drop-Off Day (September 27)

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day

Saturday, September 27, 2014

9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.

Burnsville Maintenance Facility

13713 Frontier Court, Burnsville, MN 55337

Open to all Dakota County residents

Questions? Call 952-895-4511 


This year's household hazardous waste (HHW) drop-off day will occur on Saturday, September 27 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Burnsville Maintenance Center (13713 Frontier Court, Burnsville).  Accepted at this event free of charge will be:

  • household hazardous waste materialsHHW: aerosols, auto batteries, cleaners, fire extinguishers, fluorescent lights, gasoline, lawn chemicals, paint, pesticides, propane cylinders, rechargeable batteries, thermostats, used oil/filters, most products labeled dangerous, corrosive, flammable, poison, or combustible.
  • Electronics: Televisions, VCRs, DVD players, computers, computer monitors, printers, computer accessories, stereos, digital cameras, fax equipment, electronic gaming systems, cell phones and other miscellaneous electronic devices.
  • Misc. Electric Household Items: Vaccuum cleaners, carpet sweepers, coffee makers, blenders (without glass carafe), mixers, bread makers, fryers, food sealing equipment, electric knives, clothes irons, shaving equipment, hair dryers, holiday lights, space heaters, radios, clocks, telephones, fans, cameras, toaster ovens, and misc. electric tools (drills, sanders, etc).  Batteries must be removed from all devices.
  • stoveAppliances:: air conditioners, clothes washers, clothes dryers, hot water heaters, microwaves, water softeners, garbage disposals, trash compactors, stoves/ovens, furnaces, heat pumps, refrigerators, freezers, dehumidifiers and dishwashers.
  • Scrap Metal: lawn mowers, snow blowers and power tools (fluids MUST be drained), metal grills (separate propane tank for HHW disposal) metal lawn furniture and other scrap metal items.
  • Tires: please separate from rim.
  • Document Destruction: computer paper, copy paper, envelopes, letterhead, notepad/legal paper, fax paper, junk mail, file folders, phone message notes. Paper clips and staples DO NOT have to be removed.

Items NOT ACCEPTED at this event:

  • NO carpet: for disposal of carpet and carpet padding, click here.
  • NO furniture: for reuse options of furniture in good condition, click here.  For disposal options, click here.
  • NO ammonia-gas appliances (such as RV appliances): ammonia-power appliances can be brought to JR's Advanced Recycling for a fee. For more information, click here.

Recent Tweets

DVRecycling September 15th - 21st is Pollution Prevention Week! Learn more here: http://t.co/RudfpfhmVP
DVRecycling Bring HHW, appliances, electronics & more for FREE to Burnsville’s drop-off day on Sept. 27. Details: http://t.co/zC7Wy0XaDg
DVRecycling Dakota Co. residents - dispose of your medication the safe way, drop off at your local police station. http://t.co/PfNqn1J7TH
DVRecycling Bring back wildflowers! Great River Greening needs volunteers for Alimagnet Park in AV on Sept. 27. Sign up here: http://t.co/fMkLzFXP7K
DVRecycling Burnsville residents: learn how to ‘Take Back Your Woods’ at a free buckthorn removal workshop Sept. 9. Register: http://t.co/LZBtHWkXTP