Recycle to Save the PlanetTip of the Day is a fun, educational tool that can be used in the classroom or at home. The tips below are ways to teach children about sustainability and green living. Teachers can explore using them on a daily, weekly or monthly basis as they fit with different lessons being taught in the classroom. Parents can use them around the home to encourage their children to be more environmentally minded when going about their daily lives.

Tip of the Day: Batteries
Tip of the Day: Biomimicry
Tip of the Day: Carbon Footprint
Tip of the Day: CFL
Tip of the Day: Composting
Tip of the Day: Gift Wrap
Tip of the Day: Human Energy Powers Up
Tip of the Day: Rain Barrel
Tip of the Day: Recycled Content Paper  
Tip of the Day: Vampire Eyes


Contact Us

City Education Department
13713 Frontier Court
Burnsville, MN 55337-3817
Phone: 952-895-4559

Dakota Valley Recycling

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

DVR is not a drop off facility and does not accept any materials for recycling.