A waste hauler's greatest fear is being stuck by a needle that's in the garbage or recycling.
Dispose of personal needles and syringes at the following locations:
Cedar Rapids Solid Waste & Recycling Division (main office)
Address: 500 15th Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Cedar Rapids Linn County Solid Waste Agency (County Home Road location)
Address:1954 County Home Rd, Marion, IA
Hours: Monday-Saturday 7 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Needles and syringes must be placed into a properly sealed container such as a detergent bottle, bleach bottle, or proper Sharps Containers.
Cedar Rapids Linn County Solid Waste Agency