"To Promote Conservation of Natural Resources through Education, Technical Assistance, & Stewardship."


Pipestone County Conservation & Zoning

119 2nd Ave. S.W. Suite #13

Pipestone, MN 56164


8:00am to 4:30pm  Monday - Friday

Phone: 507-825-1185

Fax: 507-825-6782

New Recycling Carts have been delivered!!

If you are a resident that was missed or a business that would like a Recycling Cart. Please contact 825-1185

New Recycling Program Begins in December!

County Recycling & Solid Waste

Pipestone County has a prescription drop off location at the Sheriff's office in Pipestone. Items accepted include all medicines from households, including prescription, over-the-counter, liquid, solid, and pet medicines. Please do your part and keep these materials out of the landfill, the sewer systems, and the hands of minors. 

Disposal of Medications  

VanDyke Sanitation

HHW Facility Rates

Items Accepted:

  • Household Hazardous Waste
  • Large Appliances
  • Electronics
  • Lead Acid & Rechargeable Batteries
  • Fluorescent Bulbs & PCB Ballasts
  • Christmas Lights
  • Triple Rinsed Pesticide Containers

 Fees For County Residents: 

  • Free

Fees for Businesses and Non-Residents: 

  • $10 per Appliance / TV / Electronic Device
  • $5 per PCB Ballast
  • 50¢ for fluorescent bulbs 4' & smaller 
  • 75¢ for fluorescent bulbs larger than 4'
  • 75¢ for U and Circular shaped bulbs
  • $1.25 for High Intensity Discharge bulbs

Household Hazardous Waste and Recycling Center

​OPEN:  Every Wednesday from 7am to 3pm.

718 4th St. N.W. Pipestone, MN

Environmental Office PH: 825-1185

HHW Facility PH: 507-825-1186