Category Archives: Home Collection Program

Year-round disposal service for household hazardous waste

Household disposal open all year round

The traveling Wastemobile – the service that goes from city to city to collect hazardous waste from households in King County – has stopped for the winter. But do not despair, we still offer year-round disposal services for households in King County at four different locations. Some small businesses may qualify to bring their wastes here as well.  The locations are

You can bring your unwanted household hazardous products – that say CAUTION, WARNING, DANGER or POISON on them. Just about the only exception to this is latex paint. You can now harden the paint and throw it in the garbage. Instructions here.

Check out this handy list of what you can and cannot bring.

We also have tips on how to transport your waste so it doesn’t spill in your vehicle or on you or one of your passengers.

For those of you with elderly friends or neighbors or who are otherwise disabled, we have a wonderful Home Collection Program.

Please take advantage of this wonderful program. It is paid for in your utility bill, so there is no charge when you drop off your waste.  What a deal!