Republic Services does not collect household hazardous waste as part of their garbage and recycling collection service. Portland residents may dispose of household hazardous waste (pesticides, paints, chemicals, etc.) at the J.C. Elliott Collection Center, located at 6594 Greenwood Drive. PLEASE NOTE: The J.C. Elliott Collection Center does charge to drop-off household hazardous waste at their facility. Please see the table below.
Items NOT Accepted at J.C. Elliott Collection Center
Collection of hazardous waste is strictly regulated so be certain your items are all acceptable for collection at the center. Some of the items NOT accepted include: