What to Bring to the Recycling Center

Mixed Recycling

  • Copy paper/letterhead
  • Envelopes with/without windows
  • Phone books
  • Magazines/Glossy catalogs
  • Plastics numbers 1-7
  • Tin cans
  • Glass bottles/jars: colored glass is acceptable
  • Aseptic packaging: waxy food & beverage containers, rinsed and dry

Cardboard

  • Cardboard should be flattened
  • Cereal, detergent or shoe boxes
  • Clean and dry

All of the items listed above can also be placed into your household recycling cart for pick-up by your current waste hauler.

Clean Used Clothing

  • Drapes or blankets accepted
  • No belts, shoes, purses, rubber, plastic, carpet, etc.
  • No leather shoes or belts
  • Place in bags or boxes

Electronics

  • TV's/Computer Monitors/Laptops $10/each
  • CPU's/Printers/Desktop Copiers $2/each
  • Large Copiers $10/each

Appliances

  • Appliances = $10.00/each
  • No commercial appliances accepted
  • Gas refrigerators under 4 feet = $25.00
  • Gas refrigerators over 4 feet = $50.00
  • Garbage: toasters, fans, hair dryers, electric fry pans, coffee makers and other small appliances (place in garbage can).

Tires

  • $2.00 each
  • Rims are no extra charge
  • Truck tires 17"-20"/racing slicks = $5.00 each
  • Truck tires (22 inch and over) = $10.00 each
  • Tractor tires = $25.00 each
  • TRACTOR TIRES ON RIMS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED
  • Skid loader tires = $5.00 each

Any questions, please contact the Rice County Recycling at:  (507) 332-6833

 

Recycling Hours for Households are:

Monday thru Friday:  7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Saturdays:
     April thru October from 7:30 a.m. to 11;30 a.m. (2nd & 4th Saturdays ONLY)
     November thru March from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (2nd Saturday ONLY)