Reporting

Minnesota's program years end June 30. Registered stakeholders are required to report on their activities under Minnesota's Electronics Recycling Act.

Due to an error in assigning PY13 obligation, conditions and deadlines for PY13 reporting and registration for PY14 have been extended.

  • Deadline to meet PY13 manufacturer recycling obligation: August 30, 2020 (recycled pounds must be collected and recycled from July 1, 2019, through June 30, 2020) 
  • Collector and recycler reporting and registration: September 15, 2020
  • Manufacturer reporting and registration: October 15, 2020

Contact MPCA's electronics program for assistance: electronics.pca@state.mn.us or 651-757-2211, 800-657-3864 Minnesota toll free.

PY13 reporting

Program year 13 ended June 30, 2020.

Refer to the posted guidance documents for how to report and register.

PDF icon Guidance: Using Re-TRAC Connect - collectors and recyclers

Collector and recycler instructions for creating an account with Re-TRAC Connect and using it to report on program year 13 and register for program year 14.

HTML icon Collector/Recycler reporting and registration - Re-TRAC Connect

Registered collectors and recyclers will use Re-TRAC Connect system for reporting collection activities and registration for the upcoming program year. Check to see if your organization already has an account or create one, and join the MPCA Electronic Waste Program.


Manufacturer reporting has been added to Re-TRAC Connect, but online payment is administered by the Minnesota Department of Revenue.

PDF icon Guidance: Using Re-TRAC Connect - manufacturers

Manufacturer instructions for creating an account with Re-TRAC Connect and using it to report for program year 13 and calculate payment for program year 14.

PDF icon Manufacturer registration form (w-gen2-52)

Registration form for manufacturers of video display devices using the amended definition from the 2016 updates to the Minnesota Electronics Recycling Act.