Your Location
Edit Cancel

Sandy Transfer Station

Clackamas County Transfer Station Operated by Waste Management

19600 SE Canyon Valley Rd | Sandy, OR 97055

Hours of operations:
Thursday - Monday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: Closed

Clean Mixed Recyclables

All of these materials can be mixed and recycled together at no charge.

Clean paper and cardboard

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines & Catalogs
  • Telephone Books
  • Paper Bags
  • Cereal, cracker & shoe boxes
  • Paper egg cartons
  • Notebook paper, computer paper, file folders, stationery
  • Wrapping paper (No foil, plastic coating or tape)
  • Shredded paper (place in a paper bag or paper envelope)

Clean drink cartons

  • Milk and juice cartons
  • Soup and broth cartons

Plastic Bottles and Tubs

  • Yogurt-type plastic tubs (6 oz. or larger)
  • Rigid plant pots (4 in. or larger)
  • Buckets (5 gal or smaller)
  • All plastic bottles and plastic jugs

Clean Metal

  • Metal cans. Place the lid inside the can and crimp shut to hold the lid inside.
  • Aluminum foil and trays
  • Empty aerosol cans
  • Small Scrap Metal Pieces (No larger than 30 inches. Weight limit 30 pounds.)

The Following Materials Are Not Accepted

  • Hazardous waste
  • Sewage/sewage sludge
  • Liquids (over 25-gallons)
  • Oil-based paint
  • Asbestos
  • Needles and syringes
  • Sealed drums
  • Solid motor oil or grease
  • Contaminated soil
  • Hydraulic oil
  • Dead animals
  • Creosote (timbers/railroad ties)
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Treated wood
  • Medical waste

Other Recyclables

For recycling options for materials not accepted at the transfer station, visit