Dakota County Recycling Resources
Recycling at Home
Business Recycling Program
Eligible businesses can receive funding to help reduce waste and start or improve recycling
or organics collection. No match required. All businesses can get technical assistance, free container labels and educational resources. Learn more.
Multifamily Recycling Program
Dakota County provides technical assistance, in-person education and funding to start or improve recycling at apartments, condominiums, townhomes, and independent senior living. Learn more.
School Recycling Program
Grants are available to help prevent wasted food, reduce waste, improve recycling and organics collection, and educate students and staff. Request free recycling education performances, field trips, container labels and activity guides. Learn more.
Environmental Education Resources
Residents, businesses, schools and organizations are welcome to use free article templates, handouts, activity kits and more to educate about recycling, organics, household hazardous waste and waste prevention. Learn more.