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The City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability is your resource for thoughtful consumption, recycling, composting and garbage information. Our goal is to reduce waste and increase the materials recovery rate to 90 percent by 2030. Portlanders can help reach these goals by finding resources and staying informed to make the best choices at work and at home.
Find your garbage, recycling and composting pickup schedule, a detailed list of what goes in each container, rates, service options and more
Garbage, recycling and food scrap collection information for residents (including owners and renters) and property managers
Recycling and composting assistance, helpful resources, and recognition for your sustainable workplace.
Hauling requirements and recycling options from Metro
Deconstruction program, project examples, and resources
Equipment and technical assistance with composting and recycling for Portland community events, fairs and festivals
Find simple ways to save money, support your community, conserve resources and spend more time with friends and family.
Take this 8-week course on waste prevention and recycling then volunteer 30 hours to share what you learned
The Bureau of Planning and Sustainability (BPS) administers the public trash can program that currently provides trash receptacles and contracts for collection service in downtown Portland and a small number of other business districts in the city.
System overview, history, regulations, reports and policies