SCRAP School and Community Reuse Action Project
2915 NE Martin Luther King, Jr Blvd.
Portland, OR 97227
For more information: SCRAP
Open: Daily, 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Donations accepted Tuesday-Sunday.
NOTE: Materials must be Clean (no stains, odors, mildew, animal hair), in usable condition and Pre-Approved by calling (503)294-0769. Approval is based on size and space limitations.
Paper: Standard Copy Paper (plain, colored, bond, cardstock, etc.), Old Letterhead, Watercolor Paper, Drawing Pads, Construction Paper (not cut up bits), Butcher Paper (rolls), Posterboard, Wrapping Paper, Paper Sample Books, Maps, Calendars (new and used), Magazines (National Geographic and others with many images), Tissue Paper, Postage Stamps, Stock Photography Books, Blueprints, Cardboard Tubes (minimum 12 long). We cannot accept books or backside paper from your home, aka junk mail.
Fabric and Notions: Fabric (yardage only ½ yd minimum, NO SCRAPS), Zippers, Buttons, Felt, Jewelry pieces, Beads, Thread, Needles, Pins, Trim, Lace, Ribbon, Velcro, Leather, String (no tangles), Yarn (no tangles), Knitting Needles, Crochet Hooks, Patterns
Artists Mediums: Paint watercolor, acrylic, oil, tempera (not dried out), Paint Brushes, Pastels, Glitter, Glue, Chalk, Ink, Stamps and Pads, Squeegees, Rollers, Carving Tools, Stencils, Transfer Letters and Numbers, Canvas
Mat Board, Framing, Sign Making: Mat Board (3 X 5 and larger, cut and uncut; no strips), Foam Core (12 X 12 and larger), Frames (with or without glass, no broken glass), Mat Board Corner Samples, Frame Corner Samples, Acrylic, Plexiglass, Corrugated Plastic, Sign Board, Adhesive Vinyl.
Architecture/Design: Carpet Samples (18x14 or larger), Formica Samples, Wallcovering Books, Tile (colorful, granite, marble 18 x18 max), Paint Chip Samples, Fabric Books, Fabric Swatches (6x6 or larger, no paper backing), Wood Samples (1 square or smaller).
Office Supplies: Pens (usable), Pencils, Erasers, Markers (usable), Crayons, Chalk, Rulers, Scissors, Hole Punches, Staplers, Staples (standard size only), Staple Removers, Tape Dispensers, Tape, File Folders (manila, pocket and hanging), File Tabs, Dividers, Transparencies (unused), Rubber Bands, Paperclips, Envelopes (new or w/logo, not from junk mail), Labels, Binders (1/2 2 only accepted at staffs discretion).
Media/Tech: CDs (new, used, AOL), CD cases (in usable condition not broken), Film Canisters, Slide Carousels, Slides, Floppy Disks (5 Ό only), Resistors (rolls only), Telephone Wire, Wire (not power cords), Cassettes, Records, Motherboards.
Metal: Clean Bottle Caps, Altoids / AOL tins, other small miscellaneous metal.
Wood: Small blocks and boards. No nails or staples. Accepted at staffs discretion.
Miscellaneous: Wine Corks, Tennis Balls, Stickers, Bubble Wrap, Baby Food Jars with Lids, Fake Flowers, Trophies, Gift Bags, Ribbons and Bows, Lenses. Others accepted at staff discretion.
Clothing of any kind (not even as fabrics)
Books (unless they are craft related)
Household Goods and Appliances
Knick-Knacks - figurines, ornaments, anything Goodwill-like
Food Containers - Yogurt tubs, cookie containers. tupperware or storage containers
Packing Peanuts - bring them to a shipping store
Toilet Paper Rolls or Egg Cartons
Artist Chemicals not in original labeled packaging
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This information was compiled from information provided by each agency or business and updated periodically. Although local government staff has attempted to include as many Clark County recycling listings as possible, these resources should not be viewed as a comprehensive list. Due to space limitations, most businesses located outside of Clark County have not been included.