What Can Be Recycled
- Find out what can go in your curbside recycling, compost, and garbage bins. Still not sure? Use Metro’s Find a Recycler to find recycling, donation, and safe disposal options, or call 503.234.3000 to ask a Metro Recycling Specialist.
Schedule a Large Item Pickup
Visit the City of Portland’s Large Household Waste Disposal page for more information on bulky waste disposal.
Order a Drop Box
Learn about available Drop Boxes and Dumpsters.
- Order a Drop Box or Dumpster
Reduce and Reuse
- The City of Portland’s Resourceful PDX program offers a map of community-based and not-for-profit organizations that help you reuse, swap, repair, and share items.
Hazardous waste, including electronic waste, accounts for significant amounts of toxic waste in landfills. Hazardous waste also poses a health and safety risk to you, workers, and the environment.
You can drop off hazardous waste at one of Metro’s transfer stations. Get information concerning the transfer station hours, rates, what’s accepted, and more on Metro’s website or by calling 503.234.3000.
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