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This page is a collaborative effort between the Department of Environmental Quality, local governments, haulers and industry leaders to help stakeholders communicate these unprecedented recycling disruptions to residents and customers.
Statewide outreach effort to reduce contamination in recycling
How to talk about top recycling contamination:Recycling messaging toolkit Herramientas para elaborar mensajería sobre el reciclajeSocial media toolkitRecycle Right! Photo library
Individual photos of materials commonly found in recycling programs are available in this folder. Thank you City of Portland for providing these images.
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Looking for tips or advice when talking to the media on this topic?
Contact Julie Miller at 503-229-5509
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