Do you have a question about recycling?

Use our inquiry form to ask about anything related to Saint Paul recycling services, programs, and more.

Recycling Inquiry

Announcements

  • During the weeks of Christmas and New Year's, recycling and garbage pick-up schedules will not be affected.

  • Unsure of what to do with extra waste from the holidays? Check out the Accepted Items Page

  • For other recycling and garbage updates, check out the Recycling Announcements Page

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Residential Recycling

City of Saint Paul provides recycling services to all residents. Click here to find info on program basics, acceptable materials, recycling drop-off center information, and more.

Residential Recycling Information
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Accepted Materials

Find a detailed list of what you can and cannot put in your recycling container, cart, or dumpster.

Accepted Materials List
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Collection Information

Information on how to use your cart, collection schedules, collection misses, and more.

Collection Information
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Reduce and Reuse

Learn ways to cut down on waste by choosing to reduce and reuse.

Reduce and Reuse
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Come Clean!

The Come Clean! programs work to help address litter in our neighborhoods and dispose of problematic materials. Find out how you can participate.

Come Clean! Program
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Household Organics

More than 30% of residential garbage is food scraps and other organics material. You can reduce the amount of these materials in your garbage with the household organics program.

Household Organics Recycling

Last Edited: December 3, 2021