Dakota Valley Recycling

DVR is the partnership recycling department for the Cities of Apple Valley, Eagan and Burnsville
that connects residents and businesses to recycling, composting and waste disposal information.

The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

  The Recycling Zone is the County recycling center where all Dakota County residents and businesses can dispose of recyclables, electronics, scrap metal, paint, household chemicals, hazardous waste, and other items that shouldn't go in the...

Sidewalk Salt and Protecting Our Waterways

Sidewalk Salt and Protecting Our Waterways

For years, doctors have told people to stick to a low-salt diet.  According to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), our waters should follow the same advice. As a homeowner, you can help.

Recycle More at Your Curb

Recycle More at Your Curb

Many Twin Cities garbage haulers are now accepting more materials for recycling. As processing and manufacturing technology has changed, materials that were previously not used for recycled-content products are now sought after by...

Ask a DVR Staff

Ask a DVR Staff

Got a question about recycling? Not sure how to dispose of a household item?  Need information about yard waste sites, landfills, or The Recycling Zone?

  • The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

    The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

  • Sidewalk Salt and Protecting Our Waterways

    Sidewalk Salt and Protecting Our Waterways

  • Recycle More at Your Curb

    Recycle More at Your Curb

  • Ask a DVR Staff

    Ask a DVR Staff

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