2016 Business Recycling Law
New Recycling Requirement for Businesses
Starting January 1, 2016, recycling will be the law for many businesses. Commercial building owners operating or leasing to a retail establishment, restaurant, educational or professional service, health care service or any other business with a North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code between 42 and 81 and contracting disposal of at least four cubic yards of solid waste per week must recycle at least three materials, such as paper, glass, plastic, metal and organics (food waste and soiled paper).
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Community Connections Event
Interested in meeting your neighbors and learning about your community? Come visit us at the first EVER Eagan Community Connections Event on Saturday, March 4th from noon-4 p.m at the Eagan Community Center! The event is free for residents to attend and learn more about the organizations and people that make up your community. Dakota Valley Recycling, your cities recycling department will be there hosting our fun and interactive recycling bean bag toss game among other city departments, local non-profit groups, and local organizations. Other activities include a community art project, a scavenger hunt, a chance to see what you would like on TV and more!
Date: March 4th
Venue: Eagan Community Center (1501 Central Parkway, Eagan MN)
Hope to see you there!
Fix-it Clinics Coming Up in Dakota County
Fix-It Clinics Coming Up in Dakota County
Have a broken item at home gathering dust? Come to a fix-it clinic where residents can bring up to 5 small items to be repaired or mended. Bring in small household electronics, clothing and more and receive free guided assistance to fix your items. Common items include coffee pots, fans, jewelry, and clothes with tears or holes.