Recycling

CURRENT RECYCLING NEWS:

* Fix-It Clinic

* Commercial recycling requirements go into effect on January 1, 2016

* Business Recycling - Dakota County will provide free recycling labels (PDF)

* Yellowbook Recycling Options (PDF)

UPCOMING EVENTS:

PAPER SHRED EVENT:
June 16, 2018

9:00 am to Noon

South St. Paul High School

700 2nd Street North, SSP

(drop-off is in parking lot off of 6th Avenue North

PAPER SHRED EVENT FLYER

No limit to what you can bring, however, no businesses please!

Residents from South St. Paul, West St. Paul, Mendota Heights and Sunfish Lake are welcome!

For convenience, paper bags of documents are preferred over boxes or plastic totes that need to be dumped. Boxes or plastic bags will be returned to you, as they cannot be shredded.

Questions? Call or email Cassandra at: 651-552-4118

FIX IT CLINIC:
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Noon - 3PM
FREE

Wentworth Library
199 Wentworth Ave E, West St. Paul

Get free help fixing everything from blenders to bicycles. If you have a manual or special tools for your item, please bring them, although not required. For more information visit Dakota County's website or call 952-891-7557.


TIRE COLLECTION

Sunday, August 5th, 2018
9AM -noon

West St. Paul Public Works - 403 Marie Avenue East, West St. Paul
FREE

TIRE COLLECTION FLYER FOR MORE INFORMATION


CURBSIDE APPLIANCE PICKUP

Monday, October 1, 2018

8:00 am to 12:00 noon

Please see Curbside Appliance Pickup Flyer for more information!

PLASTIC FILM RECYCLING:

South St. Paul library is currently collecting and recycling 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
-Bubble wrap
-Shrink wrap surrounded paper towel or water bottle packs
-Dry cleaning bags
-Newspaper bags

For more information on what can be collected and recycled visit the Plastic Film Recycling website
Residents can collect and bring plastic film to numerous grocery stores and retail stores throughout the city.

Questions? Call or email Cassandra at: 651-552-4118

Recyclable Materials

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