Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Where to Take Your Household Hazardous Waste

The Hazardous Waste Facility at Knott Landfill in Bend, (61050 SE 27th street), accepts a wide variety of hazardous waste, including paints & stains, solvents, fuels, antifreeze, aerosols, cleaners, poisons, pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers, oil filters, rechargeable batteries, fluorescent tubes and bulbs, propane tanks, pool & spa chemicals, thermometers, mercury thermostats & switches, etc.

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) is accepted free of charge from residential users at the Knott Landfill Hazardous Waste Facility. The HHW Facility is open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the second (2nd) and fourth (4th) Friday and Saturday of each month. 

Business Hazardous Waste must contact Stericycle Environmental Solutions at 1-800-547-2436 x 2514 to pre-register; or visit www.deschutes.org/solidwaste to download a Business Hazardous Waste application.

Download a Hazardous Waste guide at: https://www.deschutes.org/sites/default/files/fileattachments/solid_waste/page/193/hhw_brochure2017.pdf

Monday, February 12, 2018

Deschutes Recycling Closed President's Day

Deschutes Recycling will be closed Monday, February 19, 2018 in observance of President's Day.

Deschutes Recycling and Knott Landfill will reopen Tuesday, February 20 at 7:00a.m.

For more information on the products and services Deschutes Recycling has to offer, visit www.deschutesrecycling.com.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Deschutes Recycling Closed Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Deschutes Recycling will be closed  Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  The landfill will also be closed.  Both facilities will reopen on Tuesday, January 16 at 7:00 a.m.

For more information on the products and services Deschutes Recycling offers, visit deschutesrecycling.com.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Deschutes Recycling Temporarily Closed Thursday, January 11, 2018

Due to the current high winds Deschutes Recycling is temporarily closing the recycling depot as of 11:00 am on Thursday, January 11, 2018.

Materials are not secure and due to these safety reasons, the facility will be closed until the winds lighten up.

Please contact Deschutes Recycling at 541-388-1910 for an update throughout the day.

Knott Landfill will remain open for trash disposal.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Deschutes Recycling Closed Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Due to extreme wind conditions and the safety of our customers and employees, Deschutes Recycling closed their facility as of 2:00 pm on Tuesday, December 19,2017.

Deschutes Recycling plans to re-open Wednesday morning at 7:00 am.

For more information call 541-388-1910.

Friday, December 15, 2017

Deschutes Recycling Holiday Schedule

Deschutes Recycling and the Landfill will be closed on the following holidays:

Christmas Day: Monday, December 25, 2017

New Year’s Day: Monday, January 1, 2018

The Facilities will re-open the following days at 7:00 am.

For more information on the services Deschutes Recycling provides, visit www.deschutesrecycling.com or call 541-388-1910.


Christmas Tree Recycling

Local Boy Scout troops will be collecting and recycling Christmas trees in your community the weekends of December 30 & 31 and January 6 & 7.  Requested donation is $5-$10. 100% of money raised will go directly to the individual scout troops.

Individual troops in your area will post door flyers specifying which days they will be picking up trees in your neighborhood. Trees will be recycled so please have trees cleaned of all lights, decorations and tinsel.

For more information, please call the numbers listed below.
541-385-3977 for pick-up SW Bend; west of 3rd Street and south of Newport/Greenwood

541-385-2692 for pick-up NW Bend; west of 3rd Street and north of Newport/Greenwood

541-385-2672 for pick-up NE Bend; east of 3rd Street and north of Greenwood/Highway 20

541-385-3942 for pick-up SE Bend; east of 3rd Street and south of Greenwood/Highway 20

At no charge Residents can bring their Christmas trees to Deschutes Recycling, located at Knott Landfill, from January 2 - 31, 2018.