Master Recyclers Visit Energy Center

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The master recyclers recently completed a tour of the Hennepin Energy Recovery Center. The Center burns trash to make electricity. The master recycler members learned about how trash can be burned efficiently to produce electricity and steam for the downtown district. They also learned about what should not be put in the trash such as hazardous waste, which should be taken to the free drop-off centers in each county.

About the Master Recycling Course
Have you wanted to reduce the amount you pay for garbage collection? Ever wondered what happens to your trash and recycling after it’s picked up? Have a passion for recycling and composting? Then the Southern Anoka County Cities Recycling Class is for you. Those who complete the full course get a chance to tour area recycling facilities. Keep an eye on this website for updates about the course's return this fall.