Recycling Locations and Oil Drop-Off Sites

Location Address
Baxter 7926 Industrial Park Rd Baxter, MN 56425 (Baxter Maintenance Garage) - Oil Only

Brainerd 23 Laurel St. Brainerd, MN 56401 (Brainerd Fire Dept) - Oil Only

Center Township 24491 Co Rd 19, Merrifield, MN 56465(Center Clerk's Office)
City of Crosby 1077 1st Street SW, Crosby, MN 56441 (Crosby Street Department)
Crosslake Roll-Off 34363 County Rd 3, Crosslake, MN 56442 (Crosslake Roll-Off)
Crow Wing County Landfill 15728 State Highway 210, Brainerd
City of Garrison 27069 Central St, Garrison, MN 56450(Garrison City Hall)
City of Nisswa 25636 Main St, Nisswa, MN 56468 (Nisswa Communty Center)
Ideal Transfer Station 33503 West Island Lake DR, Pequot Lakes, MN 56472 
Merrifield Lions Merrifield Lions Park

Mission Township 29474 County Rd 3, Merrifield - This center accepts household recycle - paper, plastic, tin cans, glass, cardboard boxes, and aluminum cans. For more information visit
Crow Wing Township 6930 Cuyuna Ave (Crow Wing Town Hall) - This recycling center is open 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Recycling Locations view in interactive map   

Recycling Locations view in PDF map (PDF)   

Recycling Properly in Crow Wing County- Video   

The following Cities offer Curbside recycling:

  • Baxter
  • Brainerd
  • Breezy Point
  • Pequot Lakes
  • Ironton

If the residential recycling has changed in your community, please contact your City or Township for additional information.

Recycling At Solid Waste Disposal Site

The Crow Wing County Solid Waste Disposal Site provides two 20-yard recycling containers for recyclable material generated by the residents of Crow Wing County. These recycling containers, are commingle, meaning all recycling material are mixed together. When the bins are full, they are hauled to a recycling center in the Minneapolis where the material is sorted.

Residents are asked to flatten cardboard boxes, plastic containers, aluminum cans and metal cans in order to utilize as much space as possible in the bins.

Household Recycling

Recycling Bins for Residents

These recycling programs accept:

  • Glass
  • Plastic (numbers 1 through 6 listed on the rectangle on the bottom of the containers). This does not include bottle caps.
  • Aluminum
  • Cardboard
  • Paper products (office paper, colored, glossy, news prints, cereal and pop containers, phone books).
  • Metal cans Oil Drop-Off Site

Co - Mingle Household Recycling Instructions   

Oil Drop-Off Site

Used Oil Drop-off is a free service for Crow Wing County residents. Residents may dispose of antifreeze for a fee of $1 per gallon and oil filters for 50¢ each.

Lead-Acid Batteries

Battery Storage Unit

Residents may dispose of lead-acid car and marine batteries free of charge at the Crow Wing County Landfill.