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Recycling Event

   

The City usually 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.  

Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Recycling Events have been cancelled.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please see the table below for recycling options for item typically accepted at Recycling Events.  

ITEM

DISPOSAL OPTION

NOTES

Appliances & Scrap Metal

Search for “Appliance” or "Scrap Metal" recyclers

KingCounty.gov/WhatDoIDoWith

 

Refridgerators & Freezers

Bow Lake Transfer Station & Recycling Center
18800 Orillia Rd S, Tukwila

206-477-4466 
kingcounty.gov/solidwaste

 

Scrap Lumber

Search for “Wood" recyclers

KingCounty.gov/WhatDoIDoWith

 

Branches & Stumps

Bow Lake Transfer Station & Recycling Center
18800 Orillia Rd S, Tukwila

206-477-4466
kingcounty.gov/solidwaste

 

Cardboard

Bow Lake Transfer Station & Recycling Center
18800 Orillia Rd S, Tukwila

206-477-4466 
kingcounty.gov/solidwaste

Federal Way Waste Management customers have unlimited curbside recycling

Confidential Documents for Shredding

atg.wa.gov/shredathon

 

Mattresses

Northwest Furniture Bank
117 Puyallup Ave, Tacoma

253-302-3868
NWFurnitureBank.org

 

Tires

Search for “Tire" recyclers

KingCounty.gov/WhatDoIDoWith

 

Electronics

UpTeKK
101 Lund Rd, Auburn

206-497-9979
UpTeKK.com

 

Batteries

Search for “Battery" recyclers

KingCounty.gov/WhatDoIDoWith

City Hall and Community Center normally accept batteries, but are currently closed to the public due to COVID-19.

Styrofoam

Styro Recycle
23418 68th Ave S, Kent

253-838-9555
StyroRecycle.com

 

Tools

South King Tool Library
1700 S 340th St, Federal Way

253-237-229
SouthKingTools.org

Accepts new or gently used tools in working order. No gas-powered or broken items. 

Bicycles & Parts

BikesforKids.us

 

Garbage

Bow Lake Transfer Station
18800 Orillia Rd S, Tukwila

Algona Transfer Station
35315 West Valley Hwy S, Algona

206-477-4466 kingcounty.gov/solidwaste

 

 

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.

 

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