Welcome to Recology 

Welcome Portland, Clackamas County, and Happy Valley residents! As of November 1, 2023, Recology Clackamas will officially be your new recycling, food waste, and garbage hauler. Recology’s local customer service and operations teams are ready to assist you and answer any questions you may have during this transition from Sunset Garbage.  

“We are committed to providing high-quality, environmentally-conscious service to our customers, and we are eager to work with the communities of Portland, Clackamas County, and Happy Valley as we pursue a world without waste,” said Recology CEO Sal Coniglio. 

Recology Clackamas serves 1,600 residential addresses in southeast Portland and 4,000 residential and commercial customers in Clackamas County. The operation also provides drop boxes and dumpsters and collects food scraps from restaurants and other food-related businesses. 


About Recology Clackamas 

Recology Clackamas is a subsidiary of Recology Inc., a 100% employee-owned integrated resource recovery company providing materials collection, processing, and outreach & education to customers along the West Coast.   

By partnering closely with communities and customers, Recology focuses on reducing waste through proper recycling and composting — improving landfill diversion and meeting shared sustainability goals. We work to create exceptional resource ecosystems that sustain local communities and protect the natural environment.