Single Stream Recycling has begun!

  • The Recycling guides below show what items are Recyclable and which items should be placed loosely in the bin and which items need to be bagged prior to recycling. 

  • City Residents, Call VanDyke Sanitation at 507-442-7241 with all questions regarding Recycling Pick-Up


  • Businesses and Non-Profits within City limits that would like to be included in the new Single Stream Recycling Program should call our office at 507-825-1185.

  • Rural Residents, Recycling Sheds and/or Rolloff containers remain in each City for you to utilize. 

* For more information about recycling visit :

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


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


8:00am to 4:30pm  Monday - Friday

Phone: 507-825-1185

Fax: 507-825-6782


Pipestone County Conservation & Zoning

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

Pipestone, MN 56164