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Click here for four easy homemade fruit fly traps (and a couple we’ve tried around here) that work: https://everydayroots.com/how-to-get-rid-of-fruit-flies
We are running routes on Labor Day, so if your regular service day is Monday, please put your carts out September 3rd for service! Our office will be closed.
When: July 21, 2018 10am-2pm; Where: Toledo Fire Station, 285 NE Burgess Road, Toledo, OR All Lincoln County residents can properly dispose of the most highly-hazardous household waste for free during this annual event. This includes: Poisons: pesticides, herbicides, fungicides & other poisons. Heavy Metals: mercury & products containing elemental mercury Corrosives: acids, bases & […]
Thompson’s Sanitary Service is offering FREE COMPOST, Saturday April 21 @ Agate Beach Transfer Station, 8096 NE Avery St. Newport, in celebration of Earth Day while supplies last, limit one pick-up load per person. The compost is from Pacific Region Compost, where TSS hauls Newport’s Mixed Compostables Material to. Hours Saturday April 21 are 9am-4pm.
As of March 1, 2018, our curbside Comingled/Mixed Recycling blue cart will no longer accept plastics #3-7 (number found on the bottom of the container) as well as shredded paper. Going forward, the acceptable plastics will be #1 & 2 BOTTLES ONLY. All other recyclables will stay the same. Please click here for the latest version of Waste 101, our guide to […]
The Newport Recycling Center has moved from the transfer station to 7450 NE Avery, Newport (next to the TSS office). New hours for the Recycling Center are Monday-Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm and the Center now has a recycling attendant to help you with questions. Items currently accepted are Cardboard, Glass, Newspaper, and Motor Oil (in a capped […]
All customers will be effected by the Christmas and New Year’s holidays this year because TSS observes both Christmas (Dec 25) and New Year’s (Jan 01) holidays, which fall on Monday this year. For those two holiday weeks, all service day will be one day later (if you have regular Monday service, it will be […]
The Holidays are upon us which usually means an increase in household waste. Please review our Waste 101 flyer or our Holiday Recycling Guide. Although, here are a few highlighted items to keep in mind when recycling holiday waste: Trees, Wreaths, Garlands, Swags, and Flowers/Poinsettias can all go in your Mixed Compostables cart. Please remember to remove all wires, […]
Tie your garbage up in bags so if the cart happens to blow over, garbage doesn’t get littered across your neighborhood. Place recyclables in a paper bag and fold over before placing in cart so contents do not easily blow out. Put your cart out at 6:00am the morning of your service day, when wind […]
There will be no changes to garbage and recycling service for the week of July 4th. Please put your carts out – we don’t want to miss you! The Agate Beach Transfer Station will close early at 3:00pm on July 4th.