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Metro Recycling Information hotline

Metro's Recycling Information hotline

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Metro Recycling Information provides recycling and disposal information and referrals in the Portland metropolitan area.

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You can recycle computers and televisions for free

Electronics manufacturers are now required to provide responsible recycling for computer CPUs, monitors, televisions and laptops at no cost to anyone bringing seven or fewer items to a participating collector at one time. Peripherals (cables, mice, printers, etc.) are not included at this time. Find a collection site near you on the Oregon E-Cycles website. Go

Metro Recycling Information has friendly staff with fast, helpful answers to your recycling, disposal and waste prevention questions. Call 503-234-3000 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

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Metro offers a number of helpful brochures, booklets and fact sheets with information about recycling, waste prevention, composting, natural gardening, hazardous waste disposal and other topics. Download the publication order form, or call Metro Recycling Information to see if there's a publication that answers your questions.

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Para ideas e información acerca de como reciclar y donde llevar reciclables, llame a la línea de Metro Recycling Information, al 503-234-3000 de 8:30 a.m. a 5 p.m. de lunes a sábado.

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Got a garage full of leftover plastic plant pots? Wondering where to take those old tires? Learn what, where and how to recycle in the Portland metropolitan area with Metro's free Reduce, Reuse, Recycle guide. Call Metro Recycling Information at 503-234-3000 for a free copy. Download

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Use the directories or the recycler locator tool to find organizations that accept metals, plastic, paper and many other materials and products that typically end up in our landfills.

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