GENERAL INFORMATION: 503-823-7404
1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97204
The City of Portland has set a 2015 goal to recycle 85% of the waste that would otherwise go to the landfill.
To help the City meet this goal, the Water Bureau is already recycling a wide variety of materials, including:
During 2009, the bureau's recycling program earned more than $90 thousand dollars in revenue from scrap metal alone. Thank you to all of the diligent recyclers at the Water Bureau for keeping materials out of the landfill.