Organics recycling guide

You can print this guide or save it on your phone to quickly check what is and isn't accepted in your green organics recycling cart.

Before you begin

  • Print or open this quick reference guide.
  • If an item is not include in the guide, it cannot go in your organics recycling cart.
  • You can look for more information on different items on our Disposal Guide.


Organics guide

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Solid Waste & Recycling





Eastside Maintenance Facility

2635 University Ave NE

Minneapolis, MN 55418

Office hours

9 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Monday – Friday

This building is closed to the public.