Thursday, March 30, 2017

Earth Day Celebration

2017 Earth Day Fair & Parade

Saturday, April 22, 2017

The Parade will start at 11:30 a.m. in downtown Bend. The parade ends at the Earth Day Fair.

The Fair will feature live music, art, local businesses, a variety of food, interactive displays and great hand-on activities for all ages. The fair takes place on Kansas Avenue in front of The Environmental Center (downtown Bend).

Be sure to stop by the Bend Garbage & Recycling and Deschutes Recycling booth! The activities will be going on until 3:00 p.m.

Please visit The Environmental Center's website for more information.

New Product at Deschutes Recycling, Premium Ground Cover

Deschutes Recycling is offering a new product, Premium Ground Cover.

Premium Ground Cover is an attractive ground cover comprised of composted wood. The wood is reground and screened to 5/8". Premium Ground Cover provides water retention and weed blocked cover.

During our Compost Sale (April 1 - 30, 2017) we will be offering Premium Ground Cover at an introductory rate of $16/yard which is 40% off the normal rate of $28/yard.

Deschutes Recycling offers self-haul as well as convenient delivery anywhere in Central Oregon.

For more information about the products and services Deschutes Recycling offers, please call 541-388-1910 or visit our website

Free 'Bring Your Own Bucket' Event

Newport Avenue Market and Deschutes Recycling are sponsoring the annual "Bring Your Own Bucket" event.

When: Saturday, April 22, 2017, 9:00 a.m. while supplies last

Where: Newport Avenue Market, 1121 NW Newport Avenue, Bend

Customers are invited to come down to Newport Avenue Market and bring their own 5 gallon bucket to fill with Deschutes Recycling's ReGrow Compost for free (while supplies last).

ReGrow compost is a nutrient rich product made from locally recycled yard trimmings, recycled food and vegetable trimmings. ReGrow compost is a perfect supplement to the sandy Central Oregon soils.

Cubic Foot Bags of ReGrow will also be available for sale.

For more information, please contact Newport Avenue Market 541-382-3940.

Compost Sale

Deschutes Recycling is offering $3.00 per cubic yard of bulk BioFine and SoilBuilder compost.
The sale will run April 1 - 30, 2017. 

BioFine - $23/yard (normally $26/yard)

SoilBuilder - $17/yard (normally $20/yard)

NEW Product! Premium Ground Cover. Introductory Price - $16/yard (40% off!).

Pick up your compost today and give your garden a boost! Main uses for compost include: soil amendment, mulch, lawn top dressing and potting soil.

Deschutes Recycling is located at Knott Landfill, 61050 SE 27th Street in Bend. Self-haul or convenient delivery available.

Sale is not valid on any other products.

For more information call 541-388-1910 or visit our website

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Free Yard Debris Recycling

Residents can recycle yard debris for free during the FireFree event. Yard debris must be clean; no rocks, dirt, garbage or plastic bags.

Knott Landfill - 61050 SE 27th Street
May 6 - 14, 2017
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Westside Collection Site - 19755 SW Simpson Ave.
May 5 - 6, 2017 & May 12 - 13, 2017
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Negus Transfer Station - 2400 NE Maple Way
May 19 - 20, 2017
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Northwest Transfer Station - 68200 Fryrear Road
May 19 - 20, 2017
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

For more information and a list of other locations, call 541-322-7129 or visit

Monday, January 30, 2017

Deschutes Recycling will be Closed on Presidents' Day

Deschutes Recycling will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2017 for Presidents' Day and will reopen Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 7:00 a.m. Deschutes Recycling will also be closed Sunday, February 19, 2017 (currently closed on Sundays).

For more information on the products and services Deschutes Recycling has to offer, visit our website or call 541-388-1910.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Deschutes Recycling Closed Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Deschutes Recycling and all Deschutes County Transfer Stations will be closed Monday, January 16, 2017 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  The facilities will re-open on Tuesday, January 17 at 7:00 a.m.

Deschutes Recycling is located at Knott Landfill at 61050 SE 27th Street in Bend.

Winter schedule in effect through April 30, 2017
Open Monday - Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.,
Closed Sunday and all major holidays.

For more information contact 541-388-1910 or visit