Which items go in the commingled cart POSTER. - Be sure to confirm with your garbage hauler that these instructions fit their services!
Which plastics are accepted at Lane County Yes/No POSTER also describes most appartment recycling programs.
Bottles, Tubs, Jars and Jugs ONLY!
Free copies of our Plastics Brochure are available in quantity and explain: which plastics can be recycled in Lane County, why, and what to do with all the rest.
FYI - The Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers explain the problems with
"compostable plastics" (also called PLA and bio-plastic)
Watch/show these short videos about how things get recycled, why plastic bags must NOT go in commingled recycling, and more!.
Article discussing the problems with aseptic (milk cartons and soup and soy boxes) recycling .