Pizza boxes

Recommended disposal options

Check with hauler or city about curbside organics recycling programs

Delivery pizza boxes are not recyclable but could be placed in curbside organics.

See a listing of cities where curbside organics recycling is offered in parts or all of the cities.

Frozen pizza boxes are NOT recyclable and should be put in garbage.

Put in garbage

Pizza boxes may be put in garbage.

Other disposal options

Hennepin County drop-off facilities

See restrictions and instructions below:

Drop-off facilities accept:

Organics, including delivery pizza boxes


No charge

Drop-off limit

No more than five bags of organics per person per day accepted. Events using Hennepin County's portable event recycling containers can arrange to drop off more than five bags.

Materials preparation

Organics must be in closed, BPI-certified compostable plastic bags. Look for the BPI Compostable logo.