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If you have further questions or can't find information, please contact Hennepin County Environment and Energy:

jointhecircle@hennepin.us

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Waste less, live better.

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When you buy new, the price tag doesn't reflect all the resources needed to produce, package, transport and eventually dispose of your purchases. So buy used, then sell or donate later for reuse. Not only will you save money, you'll help save the planet.

Our future isn't disposable.
So buy used.
You'll reduce
waste, and
save money.
See how.

Our Mission

To help protect the environment by encouraging residents to reduce waste by buying used items instead of new, and by keeping usable things out of the trash through donations, rental, repair and repurposing.

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Uncle Hugo's Science Fiction Bookstore

Uncle Hugo's is the oldest independent science fiction bookstore in America, while its counterpart Uncle Edgar's has the biggest assortment of mystery books in the Twin Cities. The Uncles have reopened are now located in the same store space at 2716 E. 31st St. in the former Glass Endeavors location.
www.unclehugo.com/prod/index.shtml

Find a retailer

Not sure where to buy used goods? High-quality resale retailers can be found throughout Hennepin County. Just tell us your objective, and we'll help connect you to a retailer or other provider near you.

Help us make Choose to Reuse an even better resource for you.