Recycling & Resource Solutions

Facility Notice:

Anoka County compost sites are open for the season. While dropping off materials at the sites, please practice appropriate social distancing with staff and other site users. If you are bringing in tree waste, please remain in your vehicle when you pull up and pay for your material. Please be patient as site staff do their work and allow at least 15 minutes before closing time to pay for and unload your yard waste.

Check back here for any updates on the operational status of the sites. 

Facility Notice:

Anoka County Household Hazardous Waste Facility is OPEN for public use.

New Facility Hours Beginning June 1, 2020

1:00 pm - 7:00 pm9:00 am - 3:00 pm9:00 am - 3:00 pm9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Closed New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve Day and Christmas.

Recycling & Resource Solutions unit within the Public Health & Environmental Services Department provides technical assistance, grant funding and information about proper waste management to waste generators in Anoka County to achieve the state recycling goal of 75% by 2030.  

Recycle Smart

Let’s get back to the basics and clean up our recycling habits. Read more.

Clean Out Responsibly

Finding yourself re-evaluating your stuff while spending more time at home?  You are not alone!  Here’s what you can do with unwanted items in the current situation.

Prescription Drug Disposal

Safely dispose of unused prescription drugs. Learn more about the Prescription Drug Take Back Sites.

County Facility Locations and Hours