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The City of Portland, Oregon

Environmental Services

working for clean rivers

Phone: 503-823-7740

Fax: 503-823-6995

1120 SW 5th Ave, Suite 613, Portland, OR 97204

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Wipes Clog Pipes

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Avoid sewer backups and protect your pipes! Dispose of these items in the trash, NOT the toilet.

Disinfecting wipes
Baby wipes
Paper towels
Facial tissues

Prevent wipes from clogging pipes. Only flush pee, poo and toilet paper. Other items go into the trash, not toilet.

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