E-waste recycling locations in Stearns County

The following is a list of collectors of household video display devices and covered electronic devices in Stearns County. According to HF 854, which Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty signed into law on May 9, 2007, covered electronic devices include computers, peripherals, facsimile machines, DVD players, video cassette recorders, and video display
devices that are sold to a household by means of retail, wholesale, or electronic commerce.

  • Fees or other restrictions may apply—shop around for your best deal.
  • Contact the collector to ensure that they will accept the items you wish to recycle.
  • Best Buy - Saint Cloud
    (320) 259-5208
    4130 W Division St
    Saint Cloud, MN 56301

    E-waste recycling is free for most things! Check their website for details. Here's some of what you can recycle there:

    • Three items per household per day.
    • Nearly everything electronic, including tube TVs and monitors up to 32", flat-panel TVs and monitors up to 60", peripherals, DVD players, home and car audio, cell phones, MP3 players, and cables.
    • Desktop or laptop computers.
    • Small electrics, fans and vacuums.
    • They charge $10 for televisions and monitors, but you immediately receive a $10 Best Buy gift card good toward future purchase.
    • $10 fee does not apply to any Insignia®, Dynex® or VPR Matrix® products. Best Buy accepts these brands free of any charge.

  • Tom Kramer Inc. (TKI) - Cold Spring
    (320) 634-5668
    16820 County Road 158
    Cold Spring, MN 56320

  • Freeport Recycling Center
    121 7th St SW
    Freeport, MN 56331

  • Bueckers City Sanitation
    (320) 256-3475
    30838 County Road 157
    Melrose, MN 56352

  • Office Depot
    (320) 252-8477
    3959 2nd St S
    Saint Cloud, MN 56301

Last update: 8 July 2011