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Green Ramsey is a monthly e-newsletter featuring articles about waste, recycling, energy and other environmental health issues. The newsletter is produced by the Environmental Health Division.

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Latest Issue

Read about the following in the current issue of Green Ramsey (June 2019):

Success Stories

  • Jerry’s Foods Diverts 1.3 Million Pounds of Trash Annually

News You Can Use

  • Upcoming Native Plant Sale

  • Free Backyard Composting Classes!

  • What to do with Unwanted Furniture

  • Keep Food Safety in Mind with Delivery Meal Kits

Did You Know?

  •  All trash from residents and businesses in Ramsey and Washington counties goes to the Recycling & Energy Center (R&E Center) in Newport, where it is processed into fuel to make electricity.
  • Ramsey County has performed almost 2,000 pre-demolition inspections since 2008 with the goal of getting the right waste to the right place for reuse, recycling and disposal.