Recycling and Waste Disposal

Residents

At-home recycling and drop-off sites.

  • Disposal Directory: Quickly find local disposal and recycling options for things you no longer want or need. 
  • Contact your City or Township to learn about the recycling and waste disposal program in your community. For exact information about what can be accepted in your curbside bin, contact your hauler.

Businesses

Recycling and waste reduction resources
for Washington County Businesses

  •  BizRecycling: Washington County offers free technical assistance and grant funding through BizRecycling, a program that helps businesses, non-profits, schools, apartment buildings, and institutions in Ramsey and Washington counties reduce waste and recycle better. Get free assistance and grants of up to $10,000 to help your business become more efficient.
  • Business Recycling Guide: Find out if a material can be reused, recycled, composted or disposed. 

Waste Planning for the Future 

The county's Waste Management Master Plan was adopted in 2017 and includes strategies to reduce, reuse, recycle, and divert waste away from land disposal.