Garbage Guru’ helps Lane County residents recycle it right

Lane County Waste Management has recently released a new online tool called the ”Garbage Guru.” 
The Garbage Guru is an online tool that allows Lane County residents to enter items into a search bar and find out if it is recyclable and, if so, where it can be recycled. 
”With recent changes in recycling, it is imperative that people have resources to help them recycle right,” said Lane County Waste Reduction Specialist Sarah Grimm. ”Wishful recycling – throwing something in the recycle bin because you want it to be recyclable – contaminates the recycling stream, damages equipment and causes more pollution as . . .