Coon Rapids Recycling

Call 763-767-6485 regarding curbside recycling, recycling center and seasonal recycling events.  Watch for your city newsletter and Recycling Review.

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Curbside recycling is available to all residents living in single family homes, townhomes and condos. Apartment complexes set up recycling services through their garbage hauler.

Coon Rapids Recycling Center
1827 111th Avenue NW (1 block east of Hanson Boulevard)
Coon Rapids, MN 55433

Recycling Center Hours
Tue, Thur, Fri and Sat Fri 10 am - 3 pm
Open to residents and small businesses.
Place all materials in appropriate containers.

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All materials collected curbside, same guidelines, plus:

  • Antifreeze – NO gasoline, solvents or oil mixed with antifreeze
  • Appliances – fee 
  • Batteries – including automotive, household, and rechargeable
  • Bicycles
  • Books – hard cover, book paper will be tested
  • Carpet pad – fee
  • Cartons
  • CDs/DVDs – place in the Greener Read drop box
  • Cell Phones
  • Clothing – used clothing & shoes (drop box), and unusable textiles
  • Computers/Electronics/TVs – fee 
  • Eyeglasses
  • Fire Extinguishers – fee
  • Fluorescent bulbs
  • Holiday Lights & Extension Co
  • Mattresses – fee
  • Mattress toppers and foam mattress pads – fee 
  • Organics – food scraps and food-soiled paper
  • Packing Peanuts: re-use program. Peanuts must be clean and dry and in good condition. First come first serve for pick up.
  • Paper egg cartons: re-use program, must be clean and dry and in good condition. First come first serve for pick up.
  • Paper/Documents – New Self-Serve Paper Shredders available for use whenever the facility is open. Residents must shred themselves, staff cannot assist, paper only, remove all paper clips and rubber bands, staples may be left on.  Must be 16 years of age to operate machines. Limit 1 box.
  • Plastic – #1, #2, #5 only. Unmarked items and any item larger than a 5 gallon bucket will NOT be accepted. NO PVC pipe, plumbing & conduit
  • Plastic Bags – dry, no food residue; no rigid or rope handles, no black plastic
  • Pop & Beer Cases
  • Propane Tanks – NO single use/non-refillable 1 pound propane tanks accepted
  • Scrap Metal – remove all non-metal material
  • StyrofoamTM – block – rigid, block and shape packaging, must be clean and dry, no tape, stickers, glue or cardboard
  • Tires – fee
  • Used Motor Oil – NO gasoline, solvents or water, pour carefully into tank & take container home for reuse
  • Used Oil Filters
  • Vegetable Oil – vegetable based oils only, no grease, bacon grease or Crisco accepted

Organics Drop-off 
Coon Rapids Recycling Center
Contact: 763-767-6485
Sign up in person at the recycling center or by phone.

Yard/Tree Waste Curbside Collection
Call your hauler for collection service and fee information.

Christmas Tree Curbside Collection
Call your hauler for collection service and fee information.