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Community Recycling Events in 2018

SPRING is RECYCLING SEASON

TRC Collection Event - Steele County Owatonna Recycling

 

Despite our extended winter weather, spring really is coming!

Every year The Retrofit Companies, Inc. partners with communities across the Upper Midwest to host Recycling Collection Events, accepting things like:

 

  • Electronic waste
  • Appliances
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Batteries
  • Ballasts...and more!

All scheduled events for 2018 are listed below, with more information on our Facebook page. Find the event near you!
 

Is your community interested in holding a community recycling day? Check out our easy how-to blog post.

 

 

April Collection Events 

Wednesday,  April 11th - Winona County 

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    • 225 W 2nd St, Winona, MN 55987 
    • 12pm-3pm 
    • Collecting Lamps/Ballasts 
    • For residents of Winona County only 
    • Click HERE for more information 
 

Saturday, April 21st – Clay County FLYER

  • 205 Front St., N, Barnsville MN 56514 
  • 8am-12pm 
  • Collecting Electronics 
  • Free for residents of Clay County 

 

Saturday, April 21st – Maplewood FLYER

  • 1850 White Bear Ave., Maplewood MN 55109 
  • 8-1pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 
  • For a full list of items accepted and associated fees, please see the Maplewood Spring Clean-Up Flyer HERE 

 

Saturday, April 28th – Roseville FLYER

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  • Dale Street Soccer Field Parking Lot 
  • 2555 Dale St., Roseville MN 55113 
  • 8-3pm 
  • Collecting Electronics 
  • For residents of Roseville only 
  • Click HERE for full list of fees and information from the city.  
 

 Saturday, April 28th – Vadnais Heights FLYER 

  • Community Park 
  • 661 E County Road F., Vadnais Heights, MN 55127 
  • 8-2pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 
  • For residents of Vadnais Heights only 
  • Click HERE for full list of accepted items and fees. 
 
 

May collection events

Thursday, May 3rd - Martin County 
  • Fairmont Former K-Mart Parking Lot 
  • 1215 N State St, Fairmont, MN 56031 
  • 9-1pm 
  • Collecting Fluorescent Bulbs & Ballasts 
  • Click HERE for full list of accepted items and fees. 

 

 Saturday, May 5th - White Bear Lake 

  • Public Works Building 
  • 4200 Hoffman Road, White Bear Lake, MN 55110 
  • 7am-1pm 
  • Collecting Electronics, Appliances and Lamps 
  • Click HERE for full list of accepted items and fees 
  • For residents of White Bear Lake only 

 

Saturday, May 12th - Clay County/Moorhead 

  • 1300 15th Ave. N., Moorhead, MN 56560 
  • 8am-12pm 
  • Collecting Electronics 
  • FREE for Clay County residents Maplewood Collection 2017

 

Saturday, May 12th – Austin FLYER 

  • Mower County Fair Grounds 
  • 700 12th St. SW, Austin, MN 55912 
  • 9-2pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 
  • For residents of Austin only 

Saturday, May 12th - East Grand Forks 

  • 1001 2nd Street NE, E. Grand Forks, MN 56721 
  • 9am-3pm 
  • Collecting batteries, lamps, electronics, ballasts 
  • Click HERE for full list of accepted items and fees 

 

Friday, May 18th – Freeborn County FLYER 

  • Freeborn County Fairgrounds 
  • 1031 Bridge Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007 
  • 10-2pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 
  • For residents of Freeborn County only 

 

Saturday, May 19th – Clay County/Hawley 

  • 716 Front Street, Hawley, MN 56549 
  • 8am-12pm 
  • Collecting Electronics 
  • Free for Clay County Residents 

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Saturday, May 19th – Shoreview 

  • 1425 Paul Kirkwold Drive, Arden Hills, MN 55112 
  • 7am-1pm 
  • Collecting electronics 
  • For residents of Shoreview & Arden Hills 
  • Click HERE for full list of accepted items and fees 

 

Thursday, May 24th – Clay County Business Collection 

  • 8am-10:30am - Landfill 
    • 716 Front Street, Hawley, MN 
  • 12pm-4pm - Moorhead 
    • Family Service Center7th Avenue & 9th Street NMoorhead, MN  
  • Collecting lamps, ballasts, electronics 
  • Click HERE for location, accepted items and fees 

 

Thursday, May 31st - Mille Lacs/Milaca FLYER 

  • Mille Lacs County Public Works Garage 
  • 565 8th Street NE, Milaca, MN 
  • 3pm-7pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 
  • Click HERE for more information 

 

June Collection Events

Saturday, June 2nd – Owatonna/Steele County FLYER Maplewood Colleciton 2017 3 Lines

  • The Retrofit Companies, Inc. 
  • 1010 Hoffman Drive, Owatonna, MN 55060 
  • 9-1pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 

 

 Saturday, June 2nd – Cook County/Grand Marais FLYER 

  • Cook County Recycling Center 
  • 630 5th Ave. W, Grand Marais, MN 55604 
  • 9-1pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 

 

Thursday, June 7th - Mille Lacs/Wahkon FLYER 

  • Mille Lacs County Public Works North Maintenance Facility 
  • 6813 Highway 27, Wahkon, MN 
  • 3pm-7pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 
  • Click HERE for more information 

 

Saturday, June 16th - Aitkin County 

  • 36488 400th Ave, Aitkin, MN 56431, United States 
  • Click HERE for more information 
  • 10-2pm 
  • Collecting Electronics 

 

July collection events

Saturday, July 21st – Cook County/Tofte FLYER 

  • Tofte Transfer Station 
  • 198 Sawbill Trail, Tofte, MN 55615 
  • 9-1pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 

 

August COLLECTION EVENTS

Saturday, August 25th – Cook County/Grand Marais FLYER

  • Cook County Recycling Center
  • 630 5th Ave W., Grand Marais 55604
  • 9-1pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 

 

September collection events

 Saturday, September 15th – St. Paul

  • Washington Technology Magnet High School
  • 1495 Rice St., St. Paul, MN 55117
  • 8-1pm 
  • Collecting Electronics

 

Friday, September 21st – Freeborn County FLYER 

  • Freeborn County Fairgrounds 
  • 1031 Bridge Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007 
  • 10-2pm 
  • Collecting Electronics & Appliances 
  • For residents of Freeborn County only

 

Saturday, September 29th – St. Paul

  • Shepard Road
  • Between Davern St. and Alton St. (enter from the East)
  • 8-1pm 
  • Collecting Electronics

 

October COLLECTION EVENTS

 Saturday, October 6th – City of East Grand Forks

  • East Grand Forks Public Works
  • 1001 Second St. N.E. East Grand Forks, MN  56721
  • 9-3pm
  • Collecting E-Waste and Universal Waste
  • Fluorescent lamps, ballasts, batteries, E-waste, TVs, Monitors, Computers, Laptops, Printers, Copiers, Cell Phones, Telephones, Mice, Keyboards, small Household Appliances, and all other electronic waste.

 

Saturday, October 6th - City of White Bear Lake

  • Public Works Building
  • 4200 Hoffman Road, White Bear Lake, MN 55110
  • 7-1pm 
  • Fluorescent lamps, Appliances, and E-waste: TVs, Monitors, Computers, Laptops, Printers, Copiers Cell Phones, Phones, Mice, Keyboards, Cables, small Household appliances, and all other electronic waste.

 

Saturday, October 6th - Shoreview

  • Arden Hills Public Works Building
  • 1425 Paul Kirkwold Drive, Arden Hills, MN 55112
  • 7-12pm
  • Electronic Waste
  • TVs, Monitors, Computers, Laptops, Printers, Copiers Cell Phones, Phones, Mice, Keyboards, Cables, small Household appliances, and all other electronic waste. 
 
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