Metro has a variety of brochures, booklets, and magnets designed to help residents and businesses in the Portland region recycle, compost, garden with fewer chemicals, clean with nontoxic products, safely dispose of hazardous products and reduce waste. Download a publication or submit an order for free materials through their publication library and order form. Please allow one business day to process your order.
Location: Metro Recycling Information Center, Metro Regional Center, 600 NE Grand Ave, Portland
Healthy Homes “Bubbles” Display
Key Messages: Avoid using pesticides and toxics in and around the home through integrated pest management and green cleaners.
Literature: Choose from the publications listed in the Metro Publications form online or ask the contact to include whatever materials they use for their healthy homes kit.
Contact: Farrah Fatemi, 503-517-6889 Farrah.Fatemi@oregonmetro.gov
Recycle Fortune Wheel
Key messages: Includes English and Spanish questions (for different age groups) in the following topic areas: recycling, waste prevention, natural resources, and toxics. After the participant spins the wheel and lands on one of the topic areas, you look up your question and answer depending on their age and language.
Please follow the procedures mentioned above under “Literature.” For give-away prizes, please let Darwin (contact info below) know how many participants you anticipate having and he can provide enough prizes along with the Recycle Fortune Wheel (usually a Metro-branded pencil with the RIC’s phone number on it).
Contact: Darwin Eustaquio, 503-797-1522