When Portland started collecting food scraps at the curbside, I was delighted to empty my kitchen compost container into the yard debris roll cart instead of my backyard compost pile.
What’s not to love??
Over the years, residents have been able to recycle a wide range of materials like tennis shoes, cooking oil, bulky plastic to 1-7 plastics, block Styrofoam, electronics and all kinds of metals thanks to the Beaverton Far West Recycling. But the location will be closing March 31, 2017
There’s a lot to know about garbage. Your garbage cart plays an important role in our collection system. Are you putting your trash in its place?
I am reading the Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World, and it is making me appreciate Master Recyclers' volunteerism more than ever.