Anoka County Recycling Center
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Anoka County is a county located in the state of Minnesota, in the United States. It is in the Twin Cities metropolitan area, which is the most populous urban area in the state. Anoka County is named after the Native American word for “on both sides,” as the county is situated on the banks of the Mississippi River.
The county is home to a variety of communities, including the cities of Blaine, Coon Rapids, Andover, and Ramsey. Anoka County is known for its parks and trails, including the Mississippi River Trail, which runs through the county and provides scenic views of the river.
The population of Anoka County is approximately 360,000 people, making it the fourth-most populous county in Minnesota. The county has a diverse economy, with major industries including healthcare, manufacturing, and retail.
Anoka County has several recycling laws in place to help protect the environment and reduce waste.
Recycling is mandatory:
Anoka County requires residents and businesses to recycle designated materials, including paper, cardboard, glass, metal, and plastic containers. It is illegal to throw these materials in the trash.
Anoka County’s organics recycling program includes yard waste and food scraps. Residents can place these materials in designated bins or compost them at home.
Anoka County has a program for recycling electronics, such as computers, TVs, and cell phones. It is illegal to throw these items in the trash. Recycle Technologies can easily be reached at 10040 Davenport Street NE, Blaine MN 55449 if you wish to drop off your electronics. We will happily dispose of them and issue a certificate of proper disposal.
Hazardous waste disposal:
Anoka County has a program for disposing of hazardous waste, such as paint, chemicals, and batteries. Residents can bring these items to designated drop-off locations. You can visit Recycle Technologies facility for proper disposal of Hazardous Waste.
Single-use plastic bag ban:
Anoka County has a ban on single-use plastic bags in retail stores, with some exemptions for certain types of bags.
Items We Accept
Light bulb fixtures
Fluorescent 4` and under, Fluorescent 5` & Over, U-Shape and Circular, High-Intensity Discharge, Broken Fluorescent Lamps, Incandescent Lamps, Projector Lamps, Led Lamps, Ballasts (PCB), Ballasts (Non- PCB), Christmas Lights, Super High-pressure Lamps, Neon lamps, Halogen and Quartz, UV Lamps
AC units, Answering Machines,Compressors, Dehumidifiers, Dishwashers, Dryers, Freezers, Furnace, Generators,Humidifiers, Lawn mover, Microwaves, Ovens, Refrigerators, Rototillers, Telephones, Snow Blowers, Stoves, Vacuum Cleaners, Washing Machines
Zip Drives, VHS Tapes, CDs & Floppy , Discs, TVs, Speakers, Security Systems, Scanner, Radios, Printers, Peripherals, PDA, HVAC Systems , Laptops, Game Consoles, Electronic Games, Fax machine, CRT monitors, Copiers, Computers, Batteries, Calculators, Cameras, Capacitors, CD Players, Cell Phone, Batterie, Cell Phones, Circuit Boards
Organ, Metal Desks, Metal Cabinets, Mercury Thermostats, Mercury Devices, Box Spring Bed Frame, Mattresses , Latex Paints, Barometers, Bicycles, Blood Pressure Cuffs, Car Tires, Drinking Fountains, Fire Extinguishers, Floor Cleaners, Garage Openers, Gas Flow regulators, Power Tools, Pressure Controls, Vessels, and Washers, Propane Tanks, Rims, Scales, Scrap Metal, Stove Hoods, Tilt Switches, Tanning Beds, Tires, Trash Compactors, Treadmills, Vending Machines, Water Softeners, Weed Whackers, Wheel Balancers
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Providing reliable and certified electronics recycling services at individual and business levels.
Monday – Friday : 7:30 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday – Sunday : Closed