Integrated Waste Management

Wanted:  Recycling Champions!
Do you know a recycling super star?  An individual, group or organization passionate about recycling and exceptionally committed to reducing, reusing, recycling or composting?  Nominate them for an Anoka County Recycling Champion Award.

County Facility Locations and Hours


  1. Search the Recycling and Disposal Directory

    Find locations that will handle recyclables and other materials.

  2. Residential Recycling Opportunities

    Residential recycling opportunities for your municipality.

  3. Household Hazardous Waste Facility

    How to use the household hazardous waste facility.

  4. Composting

    Learn everything there is to know about composting.

  5. Commercial Recycling

    Recycling information for businesses.

  6. Special Topics

    Check out more waste management topics.

  7. Publications

    Browse publications from Integrated Waste Management.

  8. Other Resources

    More information on waste and toxicity reduction, reuse, and recycling from other agencies and organizations.

  • Reusing Household Items - Give the things around your home a second life. We have a few ideas to get you thinking. Plus, they're great projects for kids!
  • Recycling: Then and Now - Learn how recycling has changed over the years, how recyclables are sorted and what items/products are made using recycled materials.
  • Pigs Aren't Picky - Leftover school lunches become a feast fit for a pig! See how this unique partnership between schools and farmers is saving our resources one tray at a time.