Non-Curbside Recycling & Garbage

Hard to Recycle Items

In Beaverton, paper, cardboard, metal, plastic containers, glass containers, and used motor oil can all be recycled curbside. This mix covers much of the day-to-day recyclables that are generated in a home or business.

There are times, however, when you may have items that are recyclable but they aren’t collected curbside. The following items are non-curbside recyclable, but may have other recycling options. If you do not see an item on this page, Metro's Find a Recycler tool can help you find a recycling option near you.
  • Batteries
  • Block foam and foam peanuts
  • Bulky waste
  • Christmas trees
  • Electronics
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Household hazardous waste
  • Large appliances
  • Mattresses
  • Paint
  • Plastic bags
  • Plastics (non-curbside)
  • Small appliances
  • Tires
Depot Items