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What Goes Where

Use the Waste Wizard to learn what goes where. Also, read the News to Reuse newsletter to learn more about recycling do's and don'ts. For the Curbside Recycling Guidelines and where to recycle year round, print the Curbside Recycling Guide page and put on your refrigerator as a reminder.

Collection Day Reminders

  • Set out all containers and roll carts by 6 a.m. on collection day.
  • Place containers within 3 feet of the curb and leave a space of 3 feet between carts.
  • Place carts 10 feet from cars, mailboxes, basketball hoops, trees and other stationary objects, where possible.
  • Remove carts and containers from curb within 24 hours, preferably the evening of pick-up day.

Residential Information

Apartment Information

An apartment or multi-family is defined as a complex with five or more living units including condominiums and mobile home parks. Your weekly garbage and recycling collection is very similar to single-family, however, motor oil is not included. 

Garbage and Recycling 

Recycling 

Waste Prevention Information

You can prevent general waste at home and prevent food waste with the East Smart Waste Less Program.  

 

For more information, contact the Recycling Division at 503-618-2525.

 

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