Toxicity Reduction/Household Hazardous Waste

State, County, and Rethink Recycling Resources

Non-Toxic Cleaning Recipes

Several non-toxic cleaning recipes, which can be used as a handout or a resource. Created by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.

Power Point: Electronic Waste (ppt, 1 MB)

A 20-slide Power Point presentation discussing what e-waste is, the problems, the solutions, and how you can help. Created by Amy Roering, Hennepin County.

Power Point: HHW and Non Toxic Cleaners (ppt, 3 MB)

A Power Point presentation on how to identify household hazardous waste, read lables, proper storage and disposal, product certifications, and alternative options. Created by Rebecca Kulas, Dakota County & Tara Roffler, Ramsey County.

Grantee Created Resources

Preventing Harm MN Multilingual Toxicity Reduction Handout (jpg, 233 KB)

This one-page handout discusses how to reduce children's exposure to chemicals. Information is presented in English, Somali, and Spanish.

County Links for Educational Resources

  • Anoka
  • Carver
  • Dakota
  • Hennepin
  • Ramsey
  • Washington