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Recycling Event


The City holds free recycling events each spring and fall for residents to drop off a variety of items that are not typically collected at the curb and/or banned from disposal. Events are typically held on a Saturday in April and September, 9 AM - 3 PM, in the Wild Waves Parking Lot at 36892 Milton Rd S, Federal Way.  

2019 Recycling Events: Saturday, April 20, 2019  & Saturday, September 21, 2019

Please view the Recycling Event Brochure for restrictions, load order and additional information:

  • Scrap lumber
  • Branches & stumps
  • Scrap metal & appliances
  • Refrigerators & freezers
  • Mattresses
  • Tires
  • Confidential documents for shredding
  • Electronics
  • Reusable household items
  • Styrofoam blocks & packing peanuts
  • Cardboard, books & magazines
  • Batteries
  • Tools for South King Tool Library
  • Bicycles & Parts for Bike for Kids


Note: Rigid plastic is no longer accepted as there are no current local recycling options for this material.

Residents of King County can attend any of the recycling events throughout King County. Check the King County Solid Waste Division Calendar for upcoming events.