Empty paint cans or those with completely hardened paint may be placed in with your regular garbage. Otherwise, paint and hazardous waste need to be taken to the Sioux Falls Hazardous Waste facility.
An improperly disposed needle, syringe or lancet can pose serious health hazards to the public, garbage haulers and city landfill & wastewater employees. Help prevent injuries by properly disposing of needles and syringes in a puncture resistant container.
The City of Sioux Falls Public Works, VA Medical Center, Lewis Drug Stores, Hy-Vee Food Stores and Walgreens Drug Stores have partnered to provide the Home Healthcare Needle Disposal Program to dispose of needles and syringes safely.
Pick up a FREE needle disposal container from any of the participating Lewis Drug, Hy-Vee and Walgreens pharmacies. Return needle containers to the following pharmacies ONLY:
Questions about the Home Healthcare Needle Disposal Program? Contact the Sioux Falls Public Works Environmental Division at 605-367-8276.