Holiday Light Recycling 2012-2013



This program is now run by counties and vocational centers.

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Minnesotans are encouraged to drop off their old, broken holiday lights at any participating location during the holiday season as part of Recycle Your Holidays™

Recycling Association of Minnesota This is a project of the Recycling Association of Minnesota: The Recycling Association of Minnesota (RAM) is committed to promoting resource conservation through waste prevention, reuse, recycling, composting and purchasing practices using the most cost effective and environmentally sound methods available in Minnesota. Learn more at

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