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24 Hour Recycling Guide

The items listed below can be disposed of 24-hours a day at the
Goodhue County Recycling Center Drop Shed
located at
3745 Hwy 61 North, Red Wing MN  55066

CANS

  • Aluminum & tin cans
  • Food & beverage cans
  • Aluminum plates/pie tins/foil
  • Clean and rinse

GLASS BOTTLES & JARS

  • Clear/Green/Brown/Blue bottles & jars only
  • Labels & rings acceptable
  • Food & beverage containers only
  • Remove lids and clean
  • Sort by color
  • NO light bulbs, window glass, ceramics, aquariums, vases, drinking glasses, stemware, glass tabletops, candles or cookware (Pyrex) please: BOTTLES and JARS ONLY!!

PLASTIC BOTTLES

  • #1 & #2 containers only
  • Rinse and remove lids
  • No plastic bags, 6-pak rings, toys, siding, or Styrofoam

CARDBOARD

  • Look for wavy layers
  • No waxed or oily cardboard
  • Please flatten

MAGAZINES

  • Glossy materials only
  • No paperback or hardcover books

NEWSPAPER

  • Newspaper clean & dry
  • Glossy ads ok
  • Magazines / Catalogs
  • Newspaper ads can be recycled with the newspaper

OFFICE PAPER

  • White & pastel papers
  • Copy paper & letterhead
  • Envelopes with/without windows

TELEPHONE BOOKS

  • Recycle with newspaper
  • Tear large telephone books into sections

BATTERIES

  • Button
  • Ni-cad (rechargeable)
  • Lithium, lead, and other specialty batteries.
  • Alkaline and zinc carbon (heavy-duty) batteries are not hazardous and can be thrown in the trash.

MOTOR OIL & MOTOR OIL FILTERS

  • Household / Do-It-Yourselfers Only
  • Many full service auto centers accept used oil & filters

ABSOLUTELY NO Appliances, tires, furniture, or garbage can be accepted at the Recycling Center

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