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Small Household Electronics

Small household electronics include items not listed as major appliances, but that need to be plugged in such as:
  • Blenders (remove glass pitcher)
  • Bread makers
  • Cameras
  • Carpet sweepers
  • Clocks
  • Coffee makers (remove glass carafe)
  • Electric knives
  • Electric toothbrushes
  • Food sealing equipment
  • Fryers
  • Hair dryers
  • Irons
  • Massagers
  • Metal tools (drills, screwdrivers, sanders, small saws, etc.)
  • Mixers
  • Portable fans
  • Radios
  • Remotes
  • Shaving equipment
  • Small Heaters
  • Toasters
  • Toaster ovens
  • Vacuum cleaners (remove bags)

* Remove batteries from all items.

Reuse  For items still in good condition, there are many reuse and donation opportunities.
Recycling  If reuse or donation is not an option, bring small household electronics to The Recycling Zone.  

Recycling information for major appliances such as microwaves, stoves and refrigerators is also available.

Information on this page applies to households ONLY. Different rules may apply to businesses in Dakota County.

Last updated: 3/4/2014 5:51 AM