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Who collects curbside recycling and garbage?

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Curbside recycling guidelines vary from city to city. Connect with your local recycling office to find out who collects your garbage and how to recycle at the curb.

Franchised or licensed hauling companies provide curbside garbage, recycling and yard debris collection service and are regulated by local government agencies within the region.

To find out who your garbage hauler is, you can:

  • call the number listed on your garbage bill
  • use the find your garbage hauler tool by typing in your address or intersection
    Find your garbage hauler
  • call, send e-mail or visit the website of the appropriate agency below
  • call Metro Recycling Information, 503-234-3000, between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Collection fees and days

Call your garbage hauler or the appropriate agency from the list below to find out about collection fees and complete details on what recyclables are collected at the curb. Only haulers have information about your collection fees and day(s).

The agencies listed below also can help you plan for recycling at an event, start or expand a waste prevention or recycling program, and provide you a free, confidential waste evaluation.

Garbage and Recycling Program, 503-526-2665

Clackamas County Recycling Partnership (including the cities of Canby, Gladstone, Happy Valley, Lake Oswego, Molalla, Sandy, Oregon City and West Linn)
Solid waste and recycling, 503-557-6363

Clark County, Wash.
360-397-6118, ext. 4352

Solid waste and recycling information, 503-674-6211

Gresham and Wood Village
Department of Environmental Services, Solid Waste and Recycling Program, 503-618-2656

Community Services, 503-786-7508

Portland Garbage, Recycling and Thoughtful Consumption
Curbside Hotline, 503-823-7202
Residential Curbside Collection E-schedule

Troutdale Solid Waste and Recycling
Solid waste and recycling, 503-674-7241

Washington County Cooperative Recycling Program
(including the cities of Banks, Cornelius, Durham, Forest Grove, Hillsboro, King City, North Plains, Sherwood, Tigard, Tualatin and Wilsonville and unincorporated Washington County)
Solid Waste and Recycling Team, 503-846-8609

Need assistance?

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