What to Recycle

All of these items can be placed together in the same 64-gallon cart, box or paper bag.
Eureka What to Recycle

Don't include these items

Boxes from refrigerated or frozen foods Scrap metal
Egg cartons or boxes soiled with food Paper towels, napkins, cups and plates
Plastic bags or plastic wrap Gift wrap or tissue paper
Medicine containers Bottles used for home needle disposal
Window glass and mirrors Toys
Styrofoam Black plastic tubs and trays
Drinking glasses, mugs, dishes, cookware, pottery and vases Containers that held hazardous products, such as nail polish, hobby paints, paint thinner and automotive fluids
Containers that held hazardous automotive and yard products, such as motor oil and pesticides Clothing and linens that are not reusable; rags
Brochures with these guidelines and stickers for your bags of linens are available at City Hall, or contact Public Works.

For more information on what you can recycle, contact:
  • Eureka Recycling: 612-NO-WASTE (612-669-2783)
  • Ramsey County: 651-633-EASY (3279), answered 24/7, RamseyRecycles.com