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  • Population: 5,576,606
  • % of US Population: 1.7121%

  • State E-Waste Program

    Producer Responsibility Program

  • Landfill/Disposal Ban

    Minnesota has a ban on CRT computer monitors and televisions that became effective 7/1/2006.

  • Program Website
  • Program Type

    Manufacturer Operated Program

  • Quick Summary
    Manufacturers of video display devices (VDDs) to collect and recycle, or arrange for the collection and recycling, of 80% by weight of the VDDs they sell to Minnesota households. Manufacturers are able to count the collection and recycling of any covered electronic device (CED) collected from Minnesota’s households toward their 80% recycling target.
  • Manufacturers

    Computer Monitors, Laptops, Televisions

  • Important Deadlines
  • Eligible Products

    Computers, including tablet computers and laptop computers, peripherals, facsimile machines, DVD players, video cassette recorders, and video display devices

  • Eligible Entities to Collect From


  • Recycling Obligation

    80% by weight of sales

  • Convenience Requirements


  • Recycler Requirements

    Must register and submit an annual report to MPCA.

  • Collector Requirements

    Must register and submit an annual report to MPCA.

  • Link to Legislation
  • Link to Regulations
  • State Agency

    Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

  • State Agency Contact(s)