Dumpster Day 2016 - SAVE THE DATE!

Contact: Mary Margaret, email portsmouthchair@gmail.com 

Portsmouth & University Park Neighborhoods will hold a Dumpster Day on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm sharp in the Eagles North Portland parking lot at North Lombard and Exeter. Rain or shine.

NOTE: Restrictions on materials will be STRICTLY ENFORCED this year per Metro. 

PROHIBITED MATERIALS

Prohibited materials, not covered by Metro’s disposal voucher program include all hazardous waste materials; all construction, remodeling or demolition materials (see examples below); all kitchen garbage, residential yard debris and trimmings, and waste and recyclables collected curbside. 

EXAMPLES OF HIGH RISK MATERIALS SUSPECTED OF CONTAINING ASBESTOS:

  • Flooring: vinyl tiles, vinyl sheet, mastic 
  • Walls: plaster, decorative plaster 
  • Siding: cement siding shingles “Transite” 
  • Ceilings: acoustical tiles, "popcorn” and spray-on texture
  • Insulation: spray-applied, blown-in, vermiculite, pipe, HVAC and lagging
  • Electrical: wire insulation, panel partitions
  • Other: fire doors, fire brick, fire proofing

Come prepared to unload your materials (bring a friend to help).