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RECYCLING PROGRAM

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RECYCLING PROGRAM

SOUTHWEST TOWNSHIPS RECYCLING PROGRAM
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!! EARN $75 FOR 3 HOURS WORK
PLEASE CALL DUANE AT (218) 822-3985 IF INTERESTED

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Crow Wing Township, together with the townships of St. Matthias and Fort Ripley, offers recycling services with a drop-off program.
 
The center is open from 9:00 a.m. to noon on the first and third Saturday of each month, unless the Saturday falls on a holiday.  In that case, the schedule will be shifted that month.
 
Recycling Dates for 2017

January 7 & 21
February 4 & 18
March 4 & 18
April 1 & 15
May 6 & 20
June 3 & 17
July 1 & 15
August 5 & 19
September 2 & 16
October 7 & 21
November 4 & Nov 18
December 2 & 16

 






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USED OIL FACILITY
 
Our Used Oil Facility is available at any time. Used oil may be dumped into the holding tank at no charge.
 
Anti-freeze and oil filters are also accepted, each with their own separate receptacle. A small donation is requested in the locked box provided, to offset the costs of disposing of these items.

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ITEMS ACCEPTED FOR RECYCLING
 
Glass                                         Paper                            Tin                        Cardboard                                Plastics (must have a recycable symbol - any number okay)
Newspapers, books, magazines                                Aluminum cans
 
Items can be co-mingled, although if you separate out the aluminum, the proceeds from it are used for the park. We also separate out the CORRUGATED cardboard, which goes in a separate container. This does not include non-corrugated boxes such as cereal boxes, which should go in main bin.
 
 
E-Waste Items are accepted on the 1st & 3rd saturday of each month from 9:00am-12:00pm.  Aditionally, all appliances are accepted and all electronics. Examples of what you may bring would include:  refridgerators, stoves, freezers, microwaves, radios, computers, phones, etc.  This will be a free service.  Please do not frop anything off other than on the set days between 9:00am to noon.  Thank-you!  Here is a list from JKL recycling who is providing us this specific service.  You can also visit their website:  http://www.jklrecycling.com/
 

         Cellphones ,car phones

         laptops , tablets, E-reader

         desktop (home computer)

         surge protectors , battery backup

         ink cartridges, toner cartridges

         printers, scanners, fax machine

         home phones, IP phones, corded or cordless

         batteries any type ( Nickle Metal Hydride,Lithium ion, alkaline, lead acid)

         LCD, LED monitors (not CRT tube style) -fee

         LCD, LED, Plasma TV's (not CRT tube style) -fee

         Video Projectors -fee

         router,modems,WIFI router (wireless, wired internet devices from example charter, centrylink ect.)

         Video or audio equipment : cable box, satellite dish receiver,DVD , blue ray players, VCR, tape decks, laser disc, CD, AV receiver stereo receiver, record player ect.

         Solar powered equipment

         drills (cordless or corded)

         fans (standing, ceiling etc.)

         heaters (portable corded or inferred)

         toasters, can openers, microwaves, rice, bread, ice cream makers (kitchen electronics)

         Gaming systems, Hand-held gaming systems (play station, Nintendo, Sega ect)

         remote, controllers, keyboards, mice any kind

         Christmas Lights

         Satellite dish (LNB or gun included)

         Any electronic device that needs a battery or to be plugged in to function.

  • Included all cables and peripherals for these devices as well.
 
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The following steps are not required, but are helpful:
 
Flatten milk jugs and other bulky items
 
Tie plastic bags loosely, so workers can open them easily to empty the contents
 
Flatten cardboard boxes
 
Separate and secure any broken glass

Workers are available to assist you
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with unloading your recyclables.