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Recycling cans in Oregon

Discussion in 'Pacific Region' started by mountainexplorer, Mar 24, 2006.

  1. mountainexplorer

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    If I, a Washingtonion, were to turn in aluminum cans in the state of Oregon (like in the Portland area) would it matter at all if the cans or address of the owner was from Washington state?
     
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    If the POP cans are from washington and you try to recycle them for the 5 cents, they will NOT give you the money....its in the bar code thing.
     
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    Dang. There goes that idea.
     
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    Allan - Take them to the recycling center on sullivan and they will give you money. 4 garbage bags will get you like $10 or more. we do it here at work!
     
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    or just buy all your soda from the portland costco or something... if you aint a member, how about Wallyworld? buy in bulk, always drink the portland stuff and then return them?

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    LOL - Totally what I was thinking!
     
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    I've recycled pop cans here in town and almost filled the back of my truck with bags of cans and gottan 30 bucks. The place down off freya, kinda over by the main Napa store.
     

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