CURRENT RECYCLING NEWS:
Mattress Recycling Curbside Pickup in Dakota County: Summer 2020 Special
From Memorial Day (May 25, 2020) to Labor Day (September 7, 2020), Certified Recycling will be offering curbside pickup for mattress and box spring recycling at a reduced price.
$45 for the 1st item
$25 for each additional piece
Certified will be following COVID-19 Guidelines and social distancing.
More info on the Certified website.
WHAT: FREE tire disposal, provided by the Mosquito Control District
WHEN: Sunday, July 12, 9AM - noon
WHERE: West St. Paul Public Works Maintenance Facility, 403 Marie Ave E
DETAILS: FREE. NO RIMS. Only tires from Dakota County residents will be accepted: light truck and car only.
Questions? Call or email Cassandra: 651-552-4118 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT: Bring mattresses, TVs, miscellaneous junk, and appliances for proper recycling and/or disposal.
WHEN: 9/19 8AM-1PM
WHERE: Public Works Maintenance Facility, 400 East Richmond Street
DETAILS: Check or cash only
Questions? Call or email Cassandra: 651-552-4118 or email@example.com
PLASTIC FILM RECYCLING:
South St. Paul library is currently recycling their plastic film in the library. Any shipments that come in wrapped in shrink wrap, or including bubble wrap, these plastic films are being collected and recycled properly to be kept out of the landfill. Items collected for recycling include:
-Plastic grocery bags
-Shrink wrap surrounded paper towel or water bottle packs
-Dry cleaning bags
Residents can collect and bring plastic film to numerous grocery stores and retail stores throughout the city.
For more information on what can be collected and recycled visit the Plastic Film Recycling website
Questions? Call or email Cassandra at: 651-552-4118
For information on what to recycle, please visit Dakota County’s Green Guide.
Please do not bag recyclable items in plastic bags. Keep them loose in your cart or bin.
Special Note on Plastics
Some plastics are recyclable while some are not. Some recycling haulers are collecting more types of plastics than in the past, so contact your recycling hauler for a detailed list of which types they accept from your curbside recycling bin. Place recyclable plastics in with curbside recycling