Garbage & Recycling


Recycling - Know What To Throw

We know that recycling can be complicated, so we’ve assembled an all-star cast to give you nine tips, to help you recycle right!


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Integrated Solid Waste Management System

Olmsted County utilizes an integrated approach to solid waste management to make the most beneficial use of what is thrown away. 

Waste Education Webpage Hyperlink Waste Education 

Hazardous Waste Facility Webpage  Hazardous Waste Facility

Recycling Center Plus Webpage Hyperlink Recycling Center Plus

Compost Site Webpage Hyperlink Compost Site

Olmsted Waste-to-Energy Facility Webpage Hyperlink Waste-to-Energy

Kalmar Landfill Webpage Hyperlink Kalmar Landfill

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For more information, call the Olmsted County Environmental Resources Department at 507 328-7070.

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