Containers & Signage

The following items are available for loan to Ramsey County residents and organizations for any temporary event.

Request recycling containers

Containers

The following types of recycling and organics containers are available at not cost.

standard recycling container

Recycling container
A portable bin to collect bottles and cans. Can be used with a base.

organics container

Organics container
A portable bin to collect food waste and non-recycled paper. Can be used with a base.

side kick recycling container

Side kick recycling container
A frame that attaches to a trash cart to collect bottles and cans.

base for recycling container

Base
A flat plastic base to place under recycling and organic containers to catch any spills and provide extra stability (recommended for outdoor and windy conditions).

Signage

For large events, consider displaying signs at your trash and recycling stations. The following signage attaches to a frame on the recycling containers and are available at no cost.

cans and bottles signage

Cans and bottles sign
Indicates the container is for recycling cans and bottles.

cans, bottles and plastic cups signage

Cans, bottles and cups sign
Indicates the container is for recycling cans, bottles and cups.

food and napkins signage

Food and napkins recycling sign
Indicates the container is for food and napkins (organics recycling).

Recycling awareness 

Promote your green event by encouraging customers and guests to ask about recycling. 

Food vendor stickers
Circular stickers for food vendors and volunteers to wear that say "Recycle Your Food & Paper, Ask Me How".