Recycling Services

Nobles County, Minnesota

Recycling is for Everyone!

Recycling is for Everyone!

For more information, contact

  • Your local city Hall {in Worthington call the Public Utilities Department at (507) 372-8680}
  • Schaap Recycling Center, (507) 376-9218
  • Nobles County Environmental Services, (507) 295-5322

Nobles County Environmental Services Staff

Wayne Smith
Environmental Services Director

(507) 295-5322 (p)
(507) 372-8348 (f)

Alan Langseth
Environmental Technician

 Contact Alan for all needs concerning

  • Feedlot Management
    Enforcement of Feedlot Ordinance
  • Agriculture Inspector
    Weed Complaints | Seed Inspector | Commercial Application Testing
  • On-Site Sewage - Private Septic Systems

Mark Koster
Environmental Officer

Contact Mark for all needs concerning

Nobles County Budget Online


Board of Appeal and Equalization - Agenda

Nobles County Public Works Office

Stephen P. Schnieder

960 Diagonal Road
PO Box 187
Worthington, MN 56187

(507) 295-5322 (p)
(507) 372-8348 (f)

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Nobles County Recycling Services

Collection Methods

Rural Residents:

Place recyclables in your recycling container and deposit them at any drop-off site. Paper, cardboard, hard cover books, and magazines need to be bundled separately or placed in brown paper pages.

Cities & Municipalities

Place recyclables in your recycling container and deposit them at your curb, except paper, cardboard, hard cover books, and magazines, which need to bundled separately or placed in brown paper bags. The green recycling container must be at the curb for pick-up service.

Recycling Containers

Green recycling containers can be purchased at your local city hall at a cost of $6.00.

Recycling Drop-off Sites

  • Adrian City Lot, Adrian
  • Brewster City Shed, Brewster
  • Dundee City Shed, Dundee
  • Ellsworth City Shed, Ellsworth
  • Leota Christian School, Leota
  • Reading Community Center, Reading
  • Round Lake City Shed, Round Lake
  • City Water tower, Wilmont
  • Ace Hardware, Oxford Street, Worthington
  • Nobles County Recycling Center, Hwy. 60 South of Worthington
  • Northland Mall, Worthington