Recycling Facts


Additional Recycling Resources:

Online listing of more than 300 short recycling facts related to waste reduction and natural resources, arranged by material type.


Check out this cool recycling DVD! Titled “Saving Little Pieces of Our Earth — Your Curbside Recycling Journey,” this new 13-minute DVD explains what happens to recyclables once they leave the curb and how they are processed into new items. Several Oregon Green Schools Regional Coordinators were responsible for its creation!

To obtain your own copy, contact: Oregon DEQ, Solid Waste Section,  (503) 229-6724 or 1-800-452-4011 x 6724