Watch the mail for your recycling and trash information

City of Minneapolis Solid Waste & Recycling customers should watch their mailboxes for service guides arriving soon. The guides include information on all services provided by Solid Waste & Recycling, a list of accepted materials, and a collection schedule for the year. The guide also highlights two changes to the accepted recycling materials and new programs to prevent and clean up litter.

These materials are no longer accepted in recycling carts:

Changes in the international, national and local recycling markets have made it more important than ever to place only the accepted items in recycling carts. The guide includes information on why some of the items commonly found in recycling carts are not accepted, such as:

Customers can learn more about what goes in their recycling carts by using the recycling guide, calling Solid Waste & Recycling at 612-673-2917 or visiting the website.

New Clean City programs

The guide also highlights two Clean City Minneapolis programs launched in 2018 to help clean up and prevent litter.

Find more information about Clean City programs here.



Feb. 20, 2019

Published Feb 20, 2019



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