Hours of Operation:

Tuesday & Thursday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 am to noon

Going green is more than just a new buzzword - it is a new way of living. Recycling is one of the easiest ways to reduce waste. The Glyndon Recycling Center operates a SOURCE SEPARATED recycling program. This means we ask for cooperation from residents in sorting recyclables.


Rinse the container. Throw away the cover. Recycle bottles/jugs with a number 1,2,4, or 5 on them. 
Ice cream pails, yogurt, and whipped topping containers are acceptable.


Accepted: Jars, bottles (Green, Brown, or Clear).
Not Accepted:Window glass, drinking glasses, mirrors, pyrex, ceramic, light bulbs, automotive glass, porcelain

Aluminum and Tin Cans 

Rinse the cans and throw away the covers.

Clean aluminum beverage cans and rinsed steel and tin cans are accepted.
There is no need to remove paper labels from the cans. Tin paint cans (if empty and dry) can be recycled. Aluminum foil and aluminum pie plates that are clean are not accepted. Please be sure to properly rinse your recyclables.

Newsprint and Phone Books

Telephone books are accepted.

The majority of sales flyers (inside newspapers) are now printed on newsprint (even though they may still look shiny)- which means they can be recycled along with your newspaper. Please continue to recycling promotional catalogs along with your magazines.

Magazines and Catalogs

Please keep these items dry.

Corrugated Cardboard and Paper Bags 

Remove packaging materials and flatten boxes
Corrugated along with paper board(cereal boxes) are accepted.

Egg cartons and pizza boxes are NOT accepted.

Office Paper

Computer paper, white ledger, colored ledger, envelopes, fax paper, carbon-less paper, slick or glossy paper, manilla and bleached file folders, and direct mailings are accepted.

Fluorescent Bulbs

All fluorescent bulbs are accepted. Please place bulb in corresponding box.