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.

Master Recycler/Composter Program

Master Recycler/Composter Program

Become a recycling leader! Dakota County is offering its popular Master Recycler/Composter program this September and October to provide instruction on waste prevention, recycling and composting.

Green Your Summer BBQ

Green Your Summer BBQ

Are you planning a family gathering or a backyard barbeque?  Keep these tips in mind.

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...

Recycle More at Your Curb

Recycle More at Your Curb

Many Twin Cities garbage haulers are now accepting more materials for recycling. As processing and manufacturing technology has changed, materials that were previously not used for recycled-content products are now sought after by...

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?

  • Master Recycler/Composter Program

    Master Recycler/Composter Program

  • Green Your Summer BBQ

    Green Your Summer BBQ

  • The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

    The Recycling Zone (location & hours)

  • Recycle More at Your Curb

    Recycle More at Your Curb

  • Ask a DVR Staff

    Ask a DVR Staff

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