The recycling center is occasionally closed while containers are being emptied and resupplied. Closures typically last less than 4 hours and you can call our office for details if you arrive when the gate is closed. We apologize for any inconveniences


Waste Management
309 Como Ave (Como & Minnehaha)
Saint Paul, MN 55103


Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Closed Sundays and holidays

Look for the large containers to the right of Waste Management’s entrance. Recyclables can be comingled; they do not need to be sorted by material type. Cardboard must be flattened.

Learn What Items are Accepted for Recycling

Note: Waste Management also accepts other materials at this site for a fee. This includes brush, tires, appliances, and electronics. Call Waste Management at (651) 487-8546 for more information.

Last Edited: October 27, 2023