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Glass

Some types of glass are recyclable while others are not.

Recycle  Glass food and beverage bottles and jars are recyclable. Place in with curbside recycling or bring to The Recycling Zone.  

Garbage 

The following items are not recyclable. Place them in the garbage.
  • Drinking glasses, mugs, dishes, cookware, pottery and vases
  • Window and mirror glass
  • Containers that held hazardous products, such as nail polish and hobby paints

Did you know?
Recycling one glass jar saves enough electricity to light a conventional 60-watt bulb for four hours or an 11-watt compact fluorescent bulb for 20 hours.

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

Last updated: 3/4/2014 5:45 AM