Pipestone County Recycling Program

 Recycle Bin Picture - Copy Residential Recycling Calendar

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* Recyclables must be placed loosely in the bin!
(only plastic grocery bags and shredded paper must be bagged in a transparent bag prior to being placed in the bin)

red x binThe picture to the left is an example of a container that would be rejected.  As you can see the recyclables are not loose (only plastic bags and shredded paper can be bagged). There are also window blinds as well as used Kleenex' which are unaccepted items!!

* If your bin is contaminated with unwanted items it will be marked with an Orange sticker and will not be picked up until the issue is resolved. VanDyke Bin Sticker

To learn more on what is Recyclable visit this website:

Single Stream Recycling Process:
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*Please refer all pick-up questions to - VanDyke Sanitation at 507-442-7241  

*Commercial Businesses and Non-Profits (within city limits) that would like to be included in the Single Stream Recycling program, please contact the County Environmental office at 507-825-1185

Rural Residents:
Recycling Sheds and Rolloffs are located in each City for Rural residents to utilize. Same system as before ONLY NO NEED TO SORT YOUR RECYCLABLES!!

*Please make sure materials are placed in the containers loosely (only items that need to be bagged are plastic bags and shredded paper)