Beginning May 1, Saint Paul residents should contact the City's recycling team for any customer service needs related to collection, cart service, or general recycling program questions.
- Eureka will continue to collect your recycling
- Your recycling collection day will not change
- No action needed to continue recycling services
If you have questions about your recycling service, including missed collection, broken or missing carts, information about what to recycle, etc.:
- Use the online form
- Call the City's recycling team at 651-266-6199
- Email the City's recycling team at firstname.lastname@example.org
There is a NEW 24/7 food scraps (organics) drop-off site located in the Union Park neighborhood! Hosted by Lex-Ham Community Council.
Are you a food service business owner in Saint Paul? Changes are coming to the requirements for to-go packaging.
Eureka Recycling is offering virtual tours! Join them to learn about the recycling process and zero-waste efforts going on throughout the City.
New Recycling Studies and Reports
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries recently released their 2021 Economic Impact Study for the United States Recycling Industry. This highlights the impacts that recycling has on jobs, manufacturing, taxes, agriculture, and transportation.
In 2020, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released their Recycling Economic Information Report (REI) which aims to increase the understanding of the economic implications of material reuse and recycling.
The recycling industry has truly recovered from China's 2018 National Sword! Read the article from the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) for details.