Include: Paper plates, coffee cups, freezer boxes, takeout containers, wrappers, facial tissue, Styrofoam™, plastic bags, plastic containers labeled compostable, rigid clamshells, painted or stained wood, plywood, incandescent light bulbs.
Must be bagged: Pet waste, cat litter, diapers, feminine hygiene products, ashes, sawdust, packaging peanuts, broken glass.
Place in sealed container: Kitchen fats, oil, grease.
Do not include: Computers, monitors and TVs, hazardous waste, chemicals, compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs).
Contact Metro Recycling Information, 503-234-3000 to learn how to dispose of these items and more.