Happy holidays, Recology Clackamas community! Not sure what to do with your holiday tree? Follow these City of Portland guidelines or check out the city’s site to learn more. For real trees, first remove all trimmings from your tree, including lights, ornaments, tinsel, and tree stand. Then, you have two options: Set out your whole tree […]
Landfills, the third-largest source of methane emissions globally, significantly contribute to the climate crisis. While the waste management industry traditionally relies heavily on landfills, an alternative approach that focuses on resource recovery—diverting material from landfills for recycling into new products or returning to the earth—is paramount in methane reduction. Reuters, Dec. 12, 2023.
Since Christmas and New Year’s Day fall on Mondays this year, there will be no collection service on Christmas and New Year’s Day to allow Recology workers to be with their families. During these weeks, service will be delayed by a day. Happy Holidays!