The recyclable materials that you place in your curbside roll cart or drop off at our recycling center are taken to Far West Fibers for processing.

The following video shows how the materials are processed and what happens to glass, plastic, newpaper, and metals.

Video provided courtesy of the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Metro, and the cities and counties of the Portland, Oregon, metropolitan area.


The kids at Taft Elementary put together a great video showing the efforts they've made to make the school more green. Check it out!!