Drop Off Locations

Riverside Recycling Facility has a silver bullet for recycling located inside of the gate:
 As a Portland resident you must inform the gate attendant you are there to recycle items in the silver bullet ONLY and there will not be a charge for recycling items accepted curbside.  

Riverside Recycling located at:    910 Riverside Street, Portland, ME 04103 
  • Business hours ~ Mon - Saturday 7:00 am - 4:00pm
  • Phone~ 207-797-6200

Recycling in Portland

The city's recycling is collected by City of Portland employees and is brought to EcoMaine where it is sorted and sold to companies who use recycled material in the manufacturing of their products.

Items accepted or not Accepted for Recycling

  1. Spring Curbside Leaf Collection

    Leaves will be collected between Monday, April 26, 2021-Friday, May 7, 2021. Leaves must be in paper biodegradable leaf bags. Read on...
  2. City Resumes Collection of Trash & Recycling on Holidays

    We're pleased to announce that we'll be resuming the collection of trash and recycling on holidays. Those with Friday collection on Christmas and New Year’s Day will have their trash and recycling collected on the following Saturday. Read on...

    UPDATE: ONLY TRASH collected on holidays Read on...
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