Recycling Guidelines

Weekly Recycling Pickup Guidelines

Place all your recyclable item loosely together, there is no need to separate.

Please rinse all containers


Acceptable Items

  • Junk mail / Magazines / Newspaper
  • Shredded paper in closed paper bag
  • Phone books
  • Paper bags
  • Cereal, chips, cake, cracker boxes
  • Pop, beer, tissue boxes
  • Egg cartons
  • Corregated cardboard
  • Aluminum, tin and steel cans
  • Glass food jars. (brown, green, clear)
  • Glass beverage bottles
  • Rinsed motor oil bottles
  • All Plastics #1 – #7
    examples: milk jugs, laundry detergent, kids toys, ketchup bottles, soda and water bottles, dairy containers, plastic pails etc…

Unacceptable Items

  • Aeresol cans (empty)
  • Scrap metal (household quantities)
    silverware, pots & pans etc..
  • Porcelain, ceramic
  • Plastic bags
  • Used paper plates
  • Diapers
  • Pizza boxes
  • Food waste
  • Mirrors, lightbulbs
  • Yard waste, garden materials
  • Wrapping Paper


Printable Recycling Guide

Contact Information


Lightning Disposal Inc.
Nitti Sanitation Inc.
10730 Briggs Dr Suite B
Inver Grove Heights, Mn 55077


Phone: 651-457-7497


Business Hours:
Monday – Friday 7:00am- 4:30pm


We accept:

We are Licensed, Bonded, and Insured