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Printable residential recycling guides

Guide
A vertical 11x17" poster shows images of waste items under headers of garbage, recycling, compost, glass. An 8.5x11 horizontal poster shows waste items under the same headers.
Printable guides show what's allowed in garbage, recycling, and compost bins for residential homes (including duplexes, triplexes, and fourplexes) in Portland.

Note: Businesses and apartment buildings have different guides.

Poster (11x17")

Print and post this on your refrigerator or near the waste sorting area in your home.

Brochure with sorting guide inside (8.5 x 11")

This brochure folds out into an 8.5x11" waste sorting guide poster. It also includes information on garbage bin size options, collection schedules, and who to contact with garbage and recycling questions.

Need a printed guide?

Contact us to request a print copy mailed to your home. Please let us know if you would like the 11x17" or 8.5x11" size.

Request a printed guide