Established in 1956, Arrow Sanitary offers dependable, clean and affordable Portland waste management services to residents and businesses in the Greater Portland, Oregon area. Our sanitation service area includes Portland, Gresham, Clackamas County, Estacada, and Multnomah County.

Arrow Sanitary Service’s safe, professional drivers operate collection trucks that run on B20 biodiesel with modified exhausts to reduce carbon emissions. As one of the first solid waste collection companies to take part in Portland’s recycling and composting programs, Arrow Sanitary Service is an active partner in local sustainability efforts.

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Arrow Sanitary Service gives 3 year old boy a truck parade for his birthday.  

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Skyline of Portland, Oregon.


Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill
our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers,
communities, and fellow employees, always relying on our Operating Values as the foundation for our existence.


We strive to assure complete safety of our employees, our customers and the public in all of our operations. Protection from accident or injury is paramount in all we do.


We define integrity as “saying what you will do and then doing it.” We keep our promises to our customers, our employees and our stakeholders. We do the right thing, at the right time, for the right reason.

Customer Service

We provide our customers the best possible service in a courteous, effective manner; showing respect for those we are fortunate to serve.

Work Environment

We maintain a growth culture where our employees can maximize their potential personally and professionally. Our objective is to provide an environment where people enjoy what they do and take pride in their work.

Environmentally Responsible

We are an environmentally responsible waste management company intelligently using resources to foster a disciplined growth to best serve our customers and communities.

Beautiful Panoramic Landscape View of a Lake with Mt Hood in the background during a sunny summer day. Taken from Trillium Lake, Mt. Hood National Forest, Oregon, United States of America.