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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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FEATURED BUSINESS:

Hope Chest for Breast Cancer Retail Shop

Hope Chest for Breast Cancer Resale Shop, located in Orono, features donated, high-end women’s clothing and accessories, as well as upscale furniture and home décor. Thanks to the generosity of their donors, they can offer these treasures at affordable prices and use a portion of proceeds to directly assist local breast cancer patients and their families.

www.hopechest.com

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.