What recyclable materials are collected at the curbside?

Cardboard (flattened), phone books, magazines, catalogs, newspapers, tin cans (rinsed clean), clean aluminum foil & aluminum cans can be commingled together in the green bin.

Food and beverage container glass (rinsed clean with no lids, caps or corks) can be set on ground next to green bin.

Used motor oil placed in the original container no large than 5 quarts and marked "Used Engine Oil" can be set on the ground next to the green bin. 

What recyclable materials are not collected at the curbside?

Coffee, soda and other drink cups, food-to-go containers, napkins, paper towels, tissues, shredded paper, diapers, waxed coated cardboard, aseptic containers, milk & juice cartons, frozen food containers, styrofoam materials, other packing materials & all types of plastic materials.

Does the recyclable material have to be clean?

Yes!

 

All material must be clean.

 

Soiled material is contamination. 

Is recycling available at my business?

Yes.

We accept the same material from your business that we collect from residential curbsides.

If you produce a large volume of cardboard - more that 1 cubic yard per week - we can provide a large container.

If you produce a minimum of 65 gallons of commingled material (click on "recycle instructions" button above ) - we can provide a roll cart.

If you produce glass, we can provide you with one or more green bins.

2055 Getty Circle Cottage Grove, OR 97424

 PO Box 442  Cottage Grove, Oregon 97424   

541-942-8321  

cggarbage@yahoo.com      

Monday - Thursday 9:00 am to 4:00, Friday 9:00 am to Noon