Residents start to place foodscraps in their curbside yard debris carts in Milwaukie and Beaverton.
Recycling is all about making new products from old ones.
It’s as much about economics as it is about the environment. For a material to get recycled into a new good it needs two things: a market that can use the material and a way to get that material from the consumer to the market.
Sounds simple, but...
Big or small, getting together can generate waste. But gatherings are also celebrations of our community. So it makes sense that we pause to ensure they demonstrate our shared values for each other and the planet. Master Recyclers help events get their green on