The Department of Public Health and Environment loans out learning kits to help educators and community group leaders teach about composting, recycling, and the trash problem and solutions.
To reserve a kit, email staff or call 651-430-6655.
Learn more: Composting Education Kit Guidebook.
Learn more: Recycled Products Kit Guidebook.
Note: Due to recent changes in the recycling and waste markets some of the information in this toolkit is outdated. We are working to update our education resources to reflect these changes.
Learn more: Trash Trunk Guidebook.
All trash from residents and businesses in Ramsey and Washington counties is delivered to the Ramsey/Washington Recycling & Energy Center in Newport, where it is processed to recover value.
Interested in taking a peek inside the Recycling & Energy Center? Click here to take a virtual tour.