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What happens to the things you recycle?

If you live in Cheboygan, Emmet, Otsego or Presque Isle county, they are processed and marketed through the Emmet County Materials Recovery Facility (MRF). Check out this quick video tour of the facility and learn a bit about the factories that use your materials to make new products.

What happens to the things you recycle - video for KIDS!


Recycling News

May 29, 2018
The Northeast Michigan Council of Governments was recognized with a Recycling Award at the Michigan Recycling Coalition Conference in Kalamazoo on May 17, 2018. The MDEQ selected three businesses/organizations to receive more...
Dec 19, 2016
ALPENA RESOURCE RECOVERY FACILITY COMMERCIAL BUSINESS RECYCLING PERMITS Effective January 1, 2017, Alpena County Businesses can purchase a “Business Permit” for a fee of $100.00.  This permit will be good for one year more...