Solid Waste HHHW

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

 
Year Round Disposal Options in Yamhill County:

 Propane Cylinders & Camping cylinders :

· For $2.00 per cylinder, McMinnville Gas will take
  unwanted cylinders, even with the valve on.  Small
  camping cylinders can be recycled for free.
  Please call (503)472-7220 to verify.

· Waste Management Newberg will also take propane
  cylinders. Charges do apply based on tank size.
  Please call (503) 538-1388

Paint:

Items accepted: Latex & oil based house paints, stains and varnishes in 5 gallon sizes or less. Must have original label, not be leaking or be empty.  FREE recycling.

· McMinnville Locations:
           Habitat for  Humanity Restore: 1040 SE 1st St.
           Sherwin Williams: 570 NE Hwy 99W

· Newberg Locations:
           Sherwin Williams: 2508 Portland Rd.
           Parr Lumber Co:  200 Elliott St.

Visit www.Paintcare.org for more information and locations.


Lithium Ion Batteries/ Rechargeable Batteries Only:

· Lowes, Entrance area: 1250 SW Booth Bend Rd,                   McMinnville. FREE recycling.

· Staples: 1150 NE Hwy 99W, McMinnville.  Ask at the customer service desk.  FREE recycling.
 
 

Car  Batteries

·Recology: FREE recycling

·Waste management-Newberg: FREE recycling

·Riverbend Landfill: FREE recycling

·Most places car batteries are sold: FREE recycling or even in-store
 credit may be given

Compact Flourscent Lights (CFL's)

·Lowes, Entrance area:
 1250 SW Booth Bend Rd - McMinnville
  FREE recycling

Used Motor Oil:

· Recology: FREE recycling. Place in one gallon or smaller see through container with screw lid

· Waste Management-Newberg: FREE recycling. Place in one gallon or smaller see through container with screw lid
 

Fluorescent Tubes (contain Mercury):

· Riverbend Landfill:  pay to recycle at weight station

· Waste Management-Newberg: pay to recycle at weight station

· Lowes, Entrance area: FREE- may recycle 1 or 2              residential bulbs. 1250 SW Booth Bend Rd, McMinnville.
 

Medications:

·Return Year round

·Click Here for locations

Sharps, Syringes, Needles:

· DO NOT throw sharps, syringes or needles into the garbage. Also do not “snip” off the needle part for disposal.

· Recology:  To purchase a sharps container, visit their office at 1850 Lafayette Ave., McMinnville. Disposal fees are included with purchasing price.

· Waste Management– Newberg: Purchase a sharps container from the weight station. Disposal fees are included with            purchasing price.
 

Anti-freeze:

· Recology:

pay to recycle. Please call (503)538-0103 for fees.
 
Refrigerators and Freezers (items that contain Freon):

· Recology: pay to recycle per appliance.

· Waste Management– Newberg: pay to recycle per appliance.
 

Electronic Waste “E-Waste” includes old TVs, computers:

· Recology:  FREE recycling

· Waste Management- Newberg: FREE recycling

· Riverbend Landfill: FREE recycling

· Goodwill McMinnville: FREE recycling, working or not

· Goodwill Newberg: FREE recycling, working or not

· Staples: 1150 NE Hwy 99W, McMinnville.  Ask at the customer service desk.  FREE recycling.
 

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