Dakota Valley Recycling

DVR is the partnership recycling department for the Cities of Apple Valley, Eagan and Burnsville
that connects residents and businesses to recycling, composting and waste disposal information.

Recycle Garden Pots

Recycle Garden Pots

For the avid gardener, summer means the accumulation of those black plastic garden pots.  Plastic pots take up space in landfills; they do not readily decompose and remain intact for many years.  Lowe's home improvement stores provide a drop-off...

The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

  The Recycling Zone is the County recycling center where all Dakota County residents and businesses can dispose of recyclables, electronics, scrap metal, paint, household chemicals, hazardous waste, and other items that shouldn't go in the...

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day, Sat. 10/3

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day, Sat. 10/3

This year's household hazardous waste (HHW) drop-off day will occur on Saturday, Oct 3 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Burnsville Maintenance Center (13713 Frontier Court, Burnsville).

Help Eagan Fun Fest Go Green!

Help Eagan Fun Fest Go Green!

{jcomments on}{jcomments off}  Dakota Valley Recycling is looking for green-minded volunteers to help Eagan FunFest recycle and reduce waste. Sign up and get a free 1 year subscription to Chinook Book phone app ($20 value) and a free volunteer...

Ask a DVR Staff

Ask a DVR Staff

Got a question about recycling? Not sure how to dispose of a household item?  Need information about yard waste sites, landfills, or The Recycling Zone?

  • Recycle Garden Pots

    Recycle Garden Pots

  • The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

    The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

  • Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day, Sat. 10/3

    Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day, Sat. 10/3

  • Help Eagan Fun Fest Go Green!

    Help Eagan Fun Fest Go Green!

  • Ask a DVR Staff

    Ask a DVR Staff

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