Waste Prevention & Education

Lane County Waste Management offers resources and information about waste prevention and recycling education. Residents can help by staying informed at work and at home.

Buy in Bulk - Waste Prevention

For more information about House Bill (HB) 2509 - Plastic Bag Ban that goes into effect on January 1, 2020, view more.

Business Resources

Offices, restaurants, hotels, and other commercial buildings generate significant amounts of waste. Here are tools and resources to help reduce costs, save resources and improve sustainability. View more!

Ditch the Disposables

Ditch the Disposables - straw

For simple ways to "ditch" common disposable items, view more!

Event Recycling Resources

Public events generate significant amounts of waste. Here are tools and resources to help reduce costs, save resources and improve sustainability. View more!

Master Recycler Program

Information and resources about Lane County's premier waste prevention and recycling education program.  View more!

Master Recycler

Multifamily Community Resources

Multifamily communities generate significant amounts of waste. Here are tools and resources to help reduce costs, save resources and improve sustainability. View more!

Preventing Food Waste

Residents and businesses can save money and protect the planet by wasting less food. Here are tools, resources and tips to save resources and prevent food waste. View more!

School Resources

Schools generate significant amounts of waste. Here are tools and resources to help reduce costs, save resources and improve sustainability. View more!

WasteWise Tips

Tips and ideas for living well without waste. View more!  

Recycling Guide for Lane County

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) -

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