The Minnesota Materials Exchange is a free online service that links organizations that have reusable goods they no longer need to those who can use them. This business reuse network helps prevent usable materials from becoming waste, and saves users money.

Exchange Categories:

  • Art Supplies
  • Building Construction Material
  • Chemical and Cleaners
  • Classroom Supplies and Fixtures
  • Commercial Appliances
  • Computer and Office EquipmentClassroom
  • Fixtures and Parts
  • Furniture
  • Glass
  • Industrial and Agricultural By-products
  • Medical/Laboratory Equipment and Supplies
  • Metals
  • Misc. Goods and Raw Materials
  • Motors, Pumps and Other Electrical Equipment
  • Office Supplies
  • Paints, Coatings and Stain
  • Paper
  • Plastics, Rubber and Composites
  • Shipping and Packaging Material
  • Sporting Goods
  • Textiles, Fabric and Leather
  • Tools and Manufacturing Equipment
  • Wood

Who uses Materials Exchange?

Over 12,000 people are registered with the Minnesota Materials Exchange from large and small businesses to educational and nonprofit organizations.


To view current listings visit Minnesota Materials Exchange website

The program is run by the Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP). For more information, go to http://www.mntap.umn.edu/

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.