Recycling workshop set Aug. 15

Dakota County is hosting its annual School Recycling Workshop 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Aug. 15.

The agenda includes panel discussions related to food waste prevention, implementing a sustainable locker clean-out and transitioning to reusable products in the cafeteria.

The workshop will be held at the Republic Services Recycling Center, 2795 117th St. E., Inver Grove Heights. An optional facility tour is offered from 11:30 a.m. to noon. All school personnel including administrators, teachers, grounds personnel and kitchen staff are welcome.