Walters Recycling – Recycling Center


COVID-19 Update: Effective April 13th, the only acceptable form of payment at this time is: 

Credit – Debit cards only.  NO CASH OR CHECKS will be accepted,  thank you for your understanding.

Location & Hours

Our Recycling Center 

For a complete list of what we can take and rates, please give us a call in advance at (763) 780-8464

A valid photo ID is required for all drop offs.  Please remember to bring your identification.

We are located at: –

10191 Xylite Street NE
Blaine, MN 55449

Hours of Operation to the public are:

M-F 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM


For a complete list of what we can take and rates, please give us a call in advance at (763) 780-8464.

Accepted – No Charge

Walter’s welcomes the following items at our Recycling Center: There is no charge to you on recycled items.

  • Magazines ~ Mixed Paper ~ Shredded Paper ~ Newspaper ~ Phone Books
  • Aluminum cans
  • Scrap Metal ~ Metal Cans (no redemption is paid on scrap metal).
  • Paper and Plastic Product #1-7 ~ Box Board ~ Glass Bottles & Jars ~
  • Alkaline Batteries
  • Eye Glasses
  • Ink Cartridges
  • Cell Phones
  • Bicycles (All Bicycles are collected and then donated to a program called Bikes4kids).
  • Textiles
  • Cardboard *Up to one yard – anything over one yard will incur a charge

Accepted With Fee

Walters Recycling and Refuse also accepts the following items at our Recycling Center, fees do apply.

  • Bulky Furniture
  • Mattresses
  • Appliances (water softeners must be emptied)
  • Outdoor items ~ (examples: Basketball hoop, outdoor pool, gas or charcoal grill, lawnmower, snow blower, outdoor trinkets etc.).  Snow blowers, lawn mowers and other outdoor equipment must be drained of all fluids (gas & oil) prior to drop off.
  • E-Waste
  • Construction Demo
  • Extra bags of Refuse

If you have an item in question and are not sure if we can take it, please give us a call at 763-780-8464 for a quote. We do not accept Hazardous Waste, please refer to your County’s Hazardous Waste Facility for all Household Hazardous Waste disposal and their locations.