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1525 B Street
Forest Grove, OR 97116


Open to the public Monday - Saturday 9 am - 5 pm

Some materials are accepted for free at this facility; other materials are accepted for a fee.

All transactions are cash or credit card only. Checks are only accepted with check guarantee card.

WM's transfer stations are not accepting wildfire debris.

Click here to learn more about proper disposal.
NOTICE - All demolition debris loads must comply with DEQ asbestos rules and regulations.

The Oregon DEQ now requires an owner or operator to have an accredited inspector perform an asbestos survey before demolishing a residential building built prior to January 1, 2004. More information is available on the DEQ website.

* Non-putrescible (C&D) waste is subject to screening by an attendant for asbestos containing material (ACM). An ACM survey could be required of the customer to ensure suspect materials do not contain asbestos

MATERIALS AND FEES - Effective January 2024
Garbage 75.00
Car, small truck or SUV
Van or pickup
One axle trailer
Trailer or pickup with racks
Pickup and Trailer
Van and trailer
Two axle trailer
Three axle trailer
Putrescible Waste $141.00 per ton
Other vehicle types: $90.00 minimum
Non-Putrescible Waste* $198.00 per ton
Other vehicle types: $100.00 minimum
Passenger Tires
Tires with over a 16" rim size are not accepted. (Passenger Tires Only)
Off rim
On rim
Appliances must be free of Freon, coolants or compressors. Certificate of evacuation from a certified technician is required on appliances that have contained Freon or coolants.
Mixed Recyclables NO CHARGE
Glass Bottles and Jars NO CHARGE
Automotive Batteries - No broken or leaking batteries NO CHARGE
Motor Oil - Limit of 5 gallons; place in clean, leak-proof container NO CHARGE
Propane Tanks - 5 gallons or less with valve intact $6.00
Propane Tanks - 5 gallons or more with valve intact $12.00
Propane Tanks - 5 gallons or less with valve removed NO CHARGE

WM Northwest Clean Mixed Recyclables

All of these materials can be mixed and recycled together at no charge.

Clean paper and cardboard (Clean and Dry)
  • Newspapers
  • Magazines & Catalogs
  • Telephone Books
  • Paper Bags
  • Cardboard boxes
  • Notebook paper, computer paper, file folders, stationery
  • Wrapping paper (No foil, plastic coating or tape)
Plastic Bottles and Jugs (Clean, Empty and Dry)
  • All plastic bottles and plastic jugs
Clean Metal (Clean, Empty and Dry)
  • Metal cans. Place the lid inside the can and crimp shut to hold the lid inside.
  • Aluminum foil and trays
  • Empty aerosol cans
  • Small Scrap Metal Pieces (No larger than 30 inches. Weight limit 30 pounds.)
Glass (Clean, Empty and Dry)
  • Mix all colors. Labels OK.

    Do not include light bulbs, window glass, vases or drinking glasses
The Following Materials Are Not Accepted
  • Hazardous waste
  • Sewage/sewage sludge
  • Liquids (over 25-gallons)
  • Oil-based paint
  • Hydraulic oil
  • Dead animals
  • Creosote (timbers/railroad ties)
  • Asbestos
  • Needles and syringes
  • Fluorescent Lights (compact and tube)
  • Sealed drums
  • Solid motor oil or grease
  • Ammunition

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    Electronics Recycling

    All computers, TVs, laptops and monitors are banned from disposal as garbage in Oregon. Bring up to seven working or non-working laptops, computers, computer monitors and peripherals (keyboards, mice, printers etc.) for free recycling.

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    Paint Recycling

    Paint is not accepted at the Forest Grove Station. For recycling locations and additional information, visit www.paintcare.org

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    Other Recyclables

    For recycling options for materials not accepted at the transfer station, visit www.oregonmetro.gov/findarecycler.

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