Residential Curbside Recycling Collection

The City of Bismarck offers single-sort curbside recycling for single family and duplex homes. Drop off locations are also available for residents.  NOTE:  Drop sites are for residential use only - NOT for commercial use!

Single-Sort Recycling

Single-sort recycling makes it easy to recycling. All recyclables collected in one can.

Recycling Service

The City of Bismarck has contracted with Waste Management, Inc. for the collection of recyclable material through curbside recycling and recycling drop site locations.

Curbside Recycling

Single-sort recycling will be collected every other week between 6:00 am and 5:00 pm on your designated service day. Recycling may be set out the evening before your collection day. Recyclable material outside the container will not be picked up.
Schedule and Map for Curbside Recycling Collection

Single-Sort Recycling Brochure
Single Sort Recycling Drop Off Locations
Single-Sort Recycling Items We Accept


Curbside Recycling video
Materials Recovery Facility video - How used items become new
Recycle often, Recycle right!
Recycling and Materials Recovery Facility "MRF" video - How recycled items are reused

Container used for curbside recycling

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