Return Home

City of Seattle

-



Welcome to Waste Management

City of Seattle *

The City of Seattle has partnered with Waste Management of Washington, Inc. to provide curbside collection of garbage, recycling and yard/food waste for all residents and businesses.

* Information below applies only to service inside the City Limits.

Outside City Limits:
Unincorporated Area Service

Collection Information

Seattle residents have weekly collection for garbage and every-other-week collection for recycling. Customers subscribing to yard / food waste receive every week collection.

Collection Calendar

Missed Collection?

If your container(s) were at the curb by 7:00 am and were not emptied, please report a missed collection by clicking here or call (206) 684-3000.

Holiday Schedules

Waste Management observes three annual holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas (Dec 25), and New Year's Day (Jan 1). All other holidays will not affect your collection schedule.

Weekday holidays will delay collection by one day for the remainder of the week. For example, if a holiday falls on a Thursday, Thursday customers will be collected on Friday and Friday customers will be collected on Saturday.
Service Alerts


April 22nd – October 21st

This competition is all about recycling and strengthening Seattle’s communities.

Waste Management is partnering with neighborhood organizations to challenge 3 Seattle regions to reduce waste and recycle more.

  • The region that reduces their garbage the most by October 2016 will win $5,000 to give to the community non-profit(s) of their choice.

  • Neighborhood regions that encourage their neighbors to reduce their garbage while recycling and composting more could win up to $15,000 to give to the community non-profit(s) of their choice.


  • Complete Details

    Curbside
    Recycling and
    Food/Yard Waste Information
    What Can I Recycle?

    Link - Recycling Guidelines
    What Goes in my Food/Yard Cart?

    WM Green Yard Waste Cart
  • Waste Reduction Tips



  • Subscribe to CurbWaste E-News
    for online up dates!



    Seattle Clear Alleys Program

    Details
    Información sobre recolección de reciclaje, basura y desechos de comida / jardín

    Información sobre recolección de reciclaje, basura y desechos de comida / jardín




    Link - Other International Languages

    Home | Site Home | Contact Us | Copyright | Privacy Policy

    Careers About Us Contact Us Sustainability Multifamily Commercial Facebook YouTube Twitter