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.
Starting August 1, Dakota County will charge a $10 fee to collect and recycle all types of televisions and computer monitors at The Recycling Zone. Residents will be able to pay with cash, check, Visa, or MasterCard.
Fix-It Clinics Coming Up in Dakota County
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.
Saturday, August 20th, 2016Noon - 3 p.m.Galaxie Library, Room L13914955 Galaxie Ave. Apple Valley, MN
Saturday, September 17th, 2016Noon - 3 p.m.Inver Grove Heights Community Center, Room 38055 Barbara Ave, E.Inver Grove Heights, MN
Saturday, October 15th, 2016Noon - 3 p.m.Rambling River Center325 Oak St. .Farmington, MN
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).
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 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 trash. The Recycling Zone is open to all residents living in Dakota County or the other metro-area counties.
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The information in this website is provided by the Dakota Valley Recycling Program (Cities of Burnsville, Eagan, Apple Valley) as a public service and is not an endorsement of specific businesses, services or products. The intent is to make you a better informed citizen or business regarding recycling and waste management.