Recycling Bins

The recycling bins are located at the Solid Waste Facility, Sutley’s Bag and Save (east side of lot), and Dakotamart (alley northwest of the store). There is an overflow recycling bin (green) at the Solid Waste Facility for # 1 & #2 plastic containers.

Items that can be put in the containers include:
  • Aluminum cans
  • Newspaper and magazines
  • Plastic - #1 & #2
  • Office and computer paper
  • Steel cans
Cardboard Bins
There are bins for flattened corrugated cardboard at the Solid Waste Facility.

Batteries & Cell Phones

There are recycling drop boxes at the Solid Waste Facility and city hall for recycling of old cell phones and certain types of batteries (Ni-Cd, Li-ion, Pb, and Ni-MH).  There is no charge for this recycling

Recyclable Items Defined

Specific recyclable Items accepted include:
  • Aluminum cans
  • Corrugated cardboard (with waffling): no food, beer, or soda containers, or waxed corrugated cardboard
  • Home office paper (please place in plastic bag and tie)
  • Magazines
  • Newspaper and inserts
  • Numbers one and two hard plastic
  • Steel (tin) cans
Paper back books, plastic bags, and cardboard food containers are not accepted.

Non Recyclable Items
  • Beer / soda glass containers
  • Blueprints
  • Brown envelopes
  • Brown paper bags
  • Carbon paper
  • Chipboard
  • Construction paper
  • EKG paper
  • Fed-Ex, UPS, or priority mail envelopes
  • Food containers / paper cartons - paper board
  • Hanging file folders
  • Hard cover books
  • Magnetic ink strips
  • Microfiche
  • Paper towels
  • Pendaflex folders
  • Plastic bags
  • Plastic or metal spiral bound paper (unless spiral is removed)
  • Ream wrap paper
  • Tissues
  • Wax laminated wrapping paper