Welcome to Recycling Advocates

Recycling Advocates is Oregon's oldest citizen-based, grassroots group dedicated to creating a sustainable future through local efforts to reduce, reuse, and recycle.

Learn more about our organization and find out how you can join our community of recycling activists in Portland and the Pacific Northwest. Recycling Advocates is a proud member of Earth Share Oregon.

What's Going On?


* RA Welcomes New Board Members

Recycling Advocates is delighted to announce that Holly HummelBrion Hurley and Mark Buchweitz have joined Recycling Advocates' Board of Directors. 


Donors, Please Help!

Please join our faithful donors and members -- Contribute to Recycling Advocates!  We need your help to continue spreading the message to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle, to continue our waste prevention outreach campaigns, and our maintain our impact within the community. Our current campaigns include efforts to reduce the use of free single-use checkout bags and to-go containers in Portland and throughout our region. Behavior modification is a difficult task, but we're making headway one less landfilled bag or container at a time.

Please also consider Earthshare for your employer-based giving campaign contributions. Earthshare in turn helps Recycling Advocates and many other environment-based stewardship organizations.

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