When disposing of co-mingled recycling in containers, please do not use plastic bags to contain the recycling please place loosely in container without bagging.
COMBINE IN CONTAINER:
Rinse containers include bottles, tubs, nursery pots, and buckets
No: plastic bags, films, lids, spray pump tops, or bottles that contained chemical products
Contain scrap and shredded paper in paper bag Include boxes, magazines, newspaper, junk mail Rinse well--milk cartons, drink boxes, etc. No: tissues, napkins, waxed paper, frozen food boxes, food-spoiled paper, or hard cover books
Flatten boxes--size limited to less than 3'x3' No: wax-coated cardboard
METAL AND AEROSOL CANS (NO LIDS)
Empty and rinse cans--labels OK rinse metal caps, lids, aluminum foil, and foil baking trays Empty aerosol cans completely and remove plastic caps--keep nozzle intact metal paint cans accepted with less than 1" dry paint
Remove plastic, rubber, or foreign material No: household appliances 40lbs. limit--pieces less than 30" in any direction
Place glass in separate container marked glass rinse glass containers and remove lids No: broken glass, cookware, window glass, mirrors, light bulbs, or drinking glasses
It's time for some spring cleaning! If you have a yard project, garage cleanup, or any job that will produce more waste than will fit in your cart, contact us for a 6 yard mini drop box.
These compact drop boxes are about the size of a car and fit in most driveways.
Mini box rentals are available Monday through Friday, or Friday through Monday.
Call us at (503) 647-2335 to reserve yours!
Keep glass on the side!
Live in the City of Hillsboro? Contact us about a second recycling cart at no additional charge.