Recyling is regulated by Metro.
Garbage and recycling service is provided by Pride Disposal.
- 2023 Durham Garbage and Recycling Schedule
- Garbage and Recycling Day Electronic Collection Schedule Tool [Washington County] Find your garbage and recycling company and your collection schedule. Plus, sign up for reminders and learn about special collection events happening locally.
- How Your Basic Garbage Service Works
- Residential and Business Rates as of January 1, 2023
- Pride Disposal: FAQ
- Service Interruptions Weather conditions such as snow, severe heat and smoke may interrupt garbage, recycling and yard debris collection. In the event of a service disruption, please visit WashingtonCountyRecycles.com for service updates and answers to frequently asked questions.
- Washington County Garbage and Recycle Information
- Servicios de reciclaje y basura
- Learn what items are allowed in your garbage, recycling and glass bins:
- How do I get rid of …? [Oregon Metro]
- What Can Be Recycled?
- Recycle it Right
- Disposing of Sharps
- Secure Document Destruction at Pride
- Stop Junk Mail [Oregon Metro]
- Bottle Drop Redemption Center [Tigard]
- Durham Business Recycle Ordinance Businesses are required to separate recycling for collection. As a business owner you must provide bins, labeled collection areas and instructions to employees. Learn more and request free assistance, posters, signs and bins. Visit Washington County’s business recycling webpage: English Espanol
- Multifamily requirements. If you manage an apartment of multifamily community, your garbage company is required to provide service that meets or exceeds a minimum volume of service for garbage, recycling and glass. All containers must have labels that align with the color-coding below. By 2028, all containers must also be color coded:
The City of Durham is a member of the Washington County Cooperative Recycling Program, which includes Washington County and the cities of Banks, Cornelius, Forest Grove, Hillsboro, King City, North Plains, Sherwood, Tigard, and Tualatin. The Cooperative Program provides waste reduction and recycling education and assistance for community members, apartment property managers and workplaces. Learn more at: