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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

Jan 30, 2018
Alpena Resource Recovery Facility is holding a countywide clean-up day on May 5, 2018, from 8 am to 1 pm. Please download the flyer for details. This is a free event 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...