Sharps Disposal Program

Sharps Disposal

Sharps should be packaged in a thick, solid plastic bottle, such as a detergent bottle. When full, take to the Hy-Vee Pharmacy in downtown Mankato or the Hy-Vee Pharmacy on the hilltop Mankato.  The red, biohazard containers are also accepted.

Disposal Locations

Hy-Vee Downtown Mankato
410 South Riverfront Drive
Mankato, MN 56001
Ph. (507) 625-1107

Hy-Vee Hiltop Mankato
2010 Adams Street
Mankato, MN 56001
Ph. (507) 625-7565


  • Cost is $5 per container
  • Sharps are accepted in the pharmacy during pharmacy hours.
  • Sharps should NOT be placed in glass containers that can break, or in coffee cans or other containers that can pop open if they are bent.
  • ONLY sharps (Epi-Pens, Needles, Lancets, Syringes) are accepted in this program, no other medical wastes.