Here Are Tips On What To Recycle
And How To Prepare It In Douglas County, Oregon
What do you want to recycle? Simply select your material and click GO!
The following items are accepted at all transfer stations: Please check the chart above for what is collected curbside in your neighborhood.
Bottles and Jars
Please rinse and recycle
labels with mixed paper
No pet food bags
Please Rinse and
No longer accepted as of January 1, 2014
The plastic bags are no longer accepted as of January 1, 2014 in this program.
NO: plastic grocery bags, plastic produce bags, ice bags
NO: hard or rigid plastic of any kind, tarp material, bubble wrap or Styrofoam packaging
Lumber, plywood, end cuts, particle board, cabinets, dressers, bookshelves, dowels, pallets, fencing, crates, branches.
Remove bolts, hinges, wire, concrete and plastic, please. (They damage our tub grinder!)
Accepted at all transfer stations
Grass, yard clippings and leaves.
Or, try composting!
Accepted at the Roseburg transfer station only
Accepted at all transfer stations and recycling depots. Also accepted in Roseburg Disposal and Sutherlin Sanitary curbside recycling programs.
Collect in non breakable containers with tight lids. Empty used oil into marked tanks.
Reuse containers or dispose of in trash bins. Why? We cannot recycle oil-contaminated containers.
Separate metal from other materials.
OK: aluminum door/window frames and lawn furniture. Now accepted at all County Transfer/Disposal Sites or take to a metal salvage company.
All lead-acid batteries are accepted free of charge at all Douglas County Transfer Stations. This includes lead acid batteries used in some electronics
For a current list of what else in recyclable and where to take it, go to the following link:
Where To Recycle
Roseburg Transfer Site
Off 1-5, exit 121 - just follow the signs and put materials directly into marked bins.
Hours of operation.
Douglas County Transfer Sites
Put items in bags or boxes (where appropriate) and place in recycling sheds or designated areas.
Hours of operation.
For the location nearest you call: (541) 440-4268 or click here.
Local Recycling Centers
All the following location accept paper, tin, alumnimum, plastic and cardboard. They don't accept all materials, so phone before you go or check this chart.
Sunrise Enterprises - 2 Sites
Depot at end of Carnes Road 673-0195
2nd depot at 2555 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, in front of Sunrise Emporium
Thompson Street, Winston 679-6114
Winchester Bay Marina
Located in the Marina- accepts lead acid batteries and oil too.