These businesses partnered with the County to receive free technical assistance and funding to reduce waste and increase recycling. These recycling success stories are the result of working with the Minnesota Waste Wise Foundation, who provided technical assistance and free site assessments to the participating businesses.
Apply to the Business Recycling Incentive Program to have your own success story.
Best Western Premier Nicollet Inn, Burnsville
Expanded recycling to common areas and all 130 guest rooms.
Burnsville Toyota, Burnsville
Expanded recycling at sales building and service center.
Dakota Woodlands, Eagan
Expanded recycling in kitchen and resident areas.
Flowerama, Apple Valley
Standardized organics program, switch cardboard recycling to single stream recycling.
Jensen's Food & Cocktails, Eagan
Added organics recycling in kitchen area and improved existing recycling.
River Country Cooperative, Eagan
Expanded recycling programs at four convenience stores
The Open Door Pantry, Eagan
Added organics recycling and improved recycling sorting.