Curbside Hotline: 503-823-7202
1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 7100, Portland, OR 97201
Recent news about changes in the international recycling market have raised concerns about Portland’s curbside recycling system. Portland’s curbside recycling has not changed. Follow the recycling guidelines and keep recycling at home and at work. If changes occur in the future, we will let you know.
During winter weather, garbage and recycling companies will prioritize curbside collection in the following order: 1) garbage, 2) recycling, 3) compost.
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How to collect food scraps and yard debris, use optional liners, find tips and resources
How to recycle at the curb, locate disposal options and find resources
How to prepare your garbage for curbside pickup
Container size and collection frequency options, rates, set-out instructions
News about residential garbage, recycling and composting. Contains PDFs of the print editions plus an ongoing news feed.
Most common questions about service, carts and rates
What landlords and tenants need to know about garbage, recycling and composting services for residential rentals
For low-income households with health condition-related waste
Non-curbside collection of all garbage, recycling, and composting carts is available at no charge for disabled customers meeting eligibility criteria
Easy-to-use printable guides for what goes in – or must stay out – of each cart.
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