Learn More About Recycling

Master Recycler & Composter Program

Want to learn more about waste prevention and recycling and meet others who are like-minded? Dakota County offers a Master Recycler & Composter program that takes place over 6 weeks that delves into a variety of waste topics including the history of solid waste, how to compost and busting myths associated with recycling. There are even two optional field trips that take participants to a variety of destinations to learn more.

For more information on signing up visit Dakota County's website.

More recycling resources:

  • Keep America Beautiful is a leading national non-profit that inspires and educates people to improve the environment.
  • The Recycling Association of Minnesota is a go-to guide for recycling in the Twin Cities.
  • Dem-Con is a Material Recovery Facility located in Shakopee that sorts recycable items and resells them. They have educational information and fun videos on their website.