All Snohomish County Recycling & Transfer Stations and Drop Boxes have designated recycle areas for accepted items that are free of charge for residential customers. Please see the accepted items as well as the prohibited items listed below:
*Larger quantities of automotive items are accepted at the Household Hazardous Waste facility.
This a partial list of companies and is not an endorsement of the companies listed.
|Household appliances (without Freon or CFCs)
Washers / Dryers
Stoves / Ranges
Hot water tanks (gas or electric)
Dishwashers* (w/metal housing only)
*If housing is plastic, it is accepted as garbage
at our regular garbage rates.
|must be free of garbage|
|Lead acid batteries||Limit 3 per visit, per day|
|Motor oil||Up to 10 gallons|
|Antifreeze||Up to 10 gallons|
|Batteries||Household Only (Dry cell, rechargeable or Lithium)|
|Cardboard (flattened), newspapers, and mixed paper||No pizza boxes, paper towels, paper plates, tissues, carbon paper,
disposable diapers, foil wrapping paper, frozen food or drink packaging,
waxed, greasy, or plastic-coated paper or cardboard such as milk cartons
and juice boxes, or hardcover books accepted.
|Cooking oil||Up to 10 gallons|
|Fluorescent tubes/bulbs (CFLs)||Up to 10 tubes/bulbs (CFLs) per visit, per day
|Glass bottles and jars
||Fluids drained, no battery, extra plastic taken off (if possible)|
|Metal food and beverage cans
||Limit 3; Barbecue size (10 gallon) or smaller
||8 feet or less (must be 85% metal or more)
|Yard debris / clean wood debris
|Includes leaves, weeds, flowers, roots, grass clippings, shrubbery, and
small tree trimmings/branches.
sod, food waste, pet waste or wood that has been treated, painted or stained.
Prohibited Recycling Items
|Asbestos||Puget Sound Clean Air Agency
1 (800) 552-3565
|Ballasts from fluorescent light fixtures||Snohomish County HHW Station|
|Barbed wire fencing (Accepted as garbage ONLY and must be bundled)||-|
|Barrels which contained petroleum-based or chemical products such as paint, paint thinner, pesticides, fertilizer, etc.||Snohomish County HHW Station|
|Burn Barrels (Accepted as garbage ONLY)||-|
1 (800) RECYCLE
|Mattresses and covered box springs (Accepted as garbage ONLY)||-|
|Non-metallics (Accepted as garbage ONLY)
|Plastics (Accepted as garbage ONLY)||Fibres International
Skagit River Steel and Recycling
Call for more information
|Scrap Metal/Appliances containing Freon or CFCs
||Ace Metal Co. Inc.
Judd & Black Appliance
Everett (425) 258-4557
Lynnwood (425) 742-2233
Marysville (360) 659-0822
Seattle Home Appliance
Bothell (425) 485-0551
Snohomish Appliance Recycling Outlet
Call for more information
||Return to supplier or call supplier for other options|
|Vehicles||Junk Vehicle and Boat / RV Disposal Program|