DUMPSTER AND CONTAINER LOADING INSTRUCTIONS

Drop boxes scheduled for pick-up must be properly prepared in order for us to load & haul the box. Any improper preparation may result in additional fees & a delay in service.

Any damage done to the box or equipment will result in repair charges.


Drop box must be LEVEL loaded:


  • Material must be within the top edge of the box.
  • Doors and lids must be completely closed and latched. 
  • Box must be accessible.  Do not park vehicles or large objects in front of box.
  • The path must be clear of all vehicles and objects to allow pick-up.
  • All recycling boxes must be kept free of trash or any other material.
  • Any contamination will result in additional charges (see below).

 
Material Restrictions:


  • NO hazardous waste such as paint, pesticides, or flammable liquids
  • NO motor oil, gasoline, or antifreeze
  • NO oil drums or fuel tanks
  • NO batteries, including alkaline, NiCad or automobile
  • NO food waste. Food waste contamination will result in higher haul fee and disposal charges.


Avoid additional charges or service delays by properly loading and securing the drop box.

DEQ REGULATIONS ON ELECTRONIC WASTE ITEMS

 It is illegal to dispose of e-waste (electronics) in a drop box or garbage container, per DEQ electronics ban and regulations, such as: 

  • Computers (desktop and laptop)
  • Computer monitors, mice and other appliances
  • TV's


For information on where to have electronics recycled for FREE, go to Oregon E-Cycles.

MULTNOMAH COUNTY DROP BOX SERVICE, INC. ​​

​503.439.1303          P.O. BOX 5069, ALOHA, OR  97006