Reduce, Reuse, and then Recycle
Recycling is great but reducing your waste in the first place is an even better way to reduce household garbage and conserve resources.
- Bring reusable bags when shopping
- Use a reusable bottle for your water
- Use a travel mug for your morning coffee stop
- Stop junk mail
Reduce and Reuse Resources
Learn what, where and how to recycle in the Portland metropolitan area with Metro's free Reduce, Reuse, Recycle guide. Call Metro Recycling Information at 503-234-3000 for a free copy or download.