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Curbside Hotline: 503-823-7202
1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 7100, Portland, OR 97201
Because so many people in Portland recycle, together we are making an impact. However, trash in the recycling is causing problems here in Oregon and around the world.
Take a few minutes to learn what can and can’t go in your recycling bin:
Some things are better in the trash
These items can jam the recycling sorting machines or are too difficult to make into new products:
Caution: Don’t put these in your bins
There are lots of drop-off locations — find one near you www.oregonmetro.gov/findarecycler.
Not sure? Send a pic!
Next time you aren’t sure about an item, send a photo to @recycleornot on Instagram. Or visit RecycleOrNot.org to see some of the most confusing items and find out where they belong. It’s new and made just for Portland-area residents. Para español, visite ReciclarONo.org o envíe una foto del artículo que usted quiere reciclar a @reciclarono en Instagram.
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