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The City of Portland, Oregon

Planning and Sustainability

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Phone: 503-823-7700

Curbside Hotline: 503-823-7202

1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 7100, Portland, OR 97201

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Ask the Curbside Hotline Operator: Can juice boxes go in the blue roll cart?

Juice boxes and cartons

Q: Can I put juice boxes into the blue roll cart?

A: Yes. Cartons, or aseptic containers, such as juice, milk or soup boxes, may go into the blue recycling roll cart for curbside pickup. Please remove the straw and rinse.

Visit Portland Recycles! for a detailed list of what goes in the blue recycling roll cart.

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