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The Recycling Zone

Business Recycling

​Businesses can drop off the following recyclables for free during the business recycling drop-off hours listed below. Please separate recyclables by type. Call 651-905-4520 to arrange for loads larger than a pick-up truck.

Hours (recycling only)*
Wednesday: 9 a.m.–8 p.m.
Thursday: noon–8 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

* The Recycling Zone is closed on most county observed holidays including New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Recycling accepted

  • Aluminum foil (clean)
  • Aluminum cans
  • Tin and steel food cans
  • Cardboard
  • Cartons (milk, juice boxes, soup, broth and wine)
  • Boxes (cake mixes, cereal, toothpaste, pasta and other dry goods)
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Ink cartridges
  • Magazines and catalogs
  • Mail
  • Newspapers
  • Office and school papers
  • Packing peanuts
  • Plastic shopping bags
  • Plastic
    • Bottles and jugs
    • Yogurt, pudding and fruit cups
    • Margarine, cottage cheese and other plastic tubs
    • Produce, deli and take-out containers
    • Shampoo, soap and lotion bottles
    • Dishwashing liquid bottles and detergent jugs
  • Phone books
  • Scrap metal


Not accepted

  • StyrofoamTM
  • Microwavable food trays

Last updated: 3/4/2014 5:15 AM