The Charm of the Utøy Recycling Station

The new recycling station at Utøy in Inderøy municipality was opened for waste delivery on 18 September 2018.  At the same time, the two older centers in Røra and Mosvik were shut down.

The recycling station is open Tuesday and Thursday from 12:00 to 19:00.

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Inderøy Recycling Station is a state-of-the-art facility with ample space, efficient land use and easy and safe waste delivery. Hazardous waste and electrical/ electronic waste are delivered and stored under roof. Outside the recycling station, a 24-hour return point has been established, so cottage owners can deposit their waste when the facility is closed.

The official opening was Monday, September 17 from 11:00 to 14:00. Trish and I attended.


11:00 Opening with Mayor, Director of Innherred Renovation and students from Utøy School
11:30 Serving hot dogs, coffee and cake. Tours.
12:30 “Round and Round” a theatrical performance of Scenekompaniet. Kick off-theater against resource wastage, and for recycling!

The recycling station is located at Røvika in Utøy, Utøyvegen 500. The address numbering system indicates that it is located 5 kilometers from the start of the road in Straumen.

Bins for various product groups
Inside (Hot dogs provided on opening day).
Window recycling, used as a stage during the opening.
Waste containers
Signage. In this case for appliances.
Outside the entrance, “Nothing is Garbage”, in the Trønder dialect
Containers for different categories of waste, for cottage owners
Return point for cottage owners.