Metro Kits

Literature

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

Contact: 503-234-3000

 

Healthy Homes “Bubbles” Display

 Front of the "half bubbles" display

Front of the "half 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.

 back of the display with instructions

back of the display with instructions

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.

Literature:

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

 

Youth Resources

To see all youth oriented materials available, visit Metro online.

Contact: Kimberly Taylor, 503-797-1671, kimberly.taylor@oregonmetro.gov