Environmental Services

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Environmental Services

Cleaner and Greener Communities. 

MDI Environmental Services and Hired Hands, is a nonprofit recycling provider, offering meaningful employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities. Providing recycling services, wood waste collection and facility cleaning services for commercial and residential customers in Itasca County & Northern Aitkin County. The team offers two processing centers at the Itasca County Transfer Station and in Deer River.


Our team hauls and processes recyclable materials like cardboard, paper, tin, aluminum and plastic. Offering competitive rates and convenient pick up schedules.

Wood Waste

Commercial wood waste is picked up at commercial locations in Itasca County. Wood waste includes pallets, wood construction materials and non-treated lumber. We turn wood waste into a renewable energy source and landscaping chips.

Facility Cleaning

We offer a complete menu of facility cleaning services tailored to your schedule and budget. Services are available for commercial customers in manufacturing, retail, warehouse and office environments. We clean so you don't have to!