James Recycling / Columbia Sportswear

When:

Saturday, August 13th, from 10am to 12:30pm

Where:

Columbia Sportswear Headquarters, 14370 NW Science Park Drive, Portland 97229

What we will be taking:

We will not be accepting everything listed on our website, only items listed here. We will not be accepting any curbside recycling items. Click here for a list of curbside items. We have added clear, non-curbside #1 items such as clamshells to our collection list!

Watch our quick video on how to sort for our event:

Payment:

Cash or card

Pricing:

$3/grocery bag of sorted recycling (or similar 5 gallon container) and $3/39 gallon garbage bag of Styrofoam

If our recycling fees pose an economic hardship for you, please reach out to us at james@jamesrecycling.com

Special guests:

OkiDoki, a local company that produces beautiful one-of-a-kind bags and totes out of used billboard material, will have a selection of their products available for purchase.

Free Geek will be on-site collecting electronics and small appliances.  Please click the links to find out how to best prepare your donation and for a list of items they do NOT accept. For larger donations, they suggest bringing items to their SE location during their public drop-off hours. Free Geek does not require a fee for their services, but donations are welcome to help them continue their important work in our community.

Blanchet House will be collecting men’s t-shirts (L, XL, 2X, 3X. No small or medium).  Blanchet House is a local nonprofit serving people experiencing homelessness and food insecurity. They make a difference, one relationship at a time, through food, clothing, and supportive housing programs.

BBTEA Jars is a local, eco-friendly business that offers glass boba jars that can be customized and are 100% plastic free and reusable.  They also have loose leaf teas, bubble candles, DIY boba kits, latte mixes, and hand crochet cozies.

PLEASE SORT ALL RECYCLING – WE WILL NOT ACCEPT UNSORTED RECYCLING.  ITEMS WITH RECYCLING NUMBERS MUST BE SORTED BY THAT NUMBER
REMEMBER WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING ALL THE ITEMS LISTED ON OUR WEBSITE.

If you are elderly, have a disability, or need help carrying recycling from your vehicle, please come to the check-in table and we will find someone to provide assistance

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