Some household products have ingredients that are toxic, flammable, reactive or corrosive and must be disposed of as hazardous waste. These ingredients cause harm to people and the environment when they are improperly disposed.
- Fluorescent bulbs
- Cleaning products
- Motor oil
- Any product marked
"caution," or "poison"
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Site
Residents and businesses can take hazardous waste to the North Seattle Household Hazardous Waste Facility at no cost.
To find out if your business qualifies to take hazardous waste to the North Seattle Facility call (206) 263-8899.
Residential and Multi-family
|RESIDENTIAL AND MULTI-FAMILY HAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL|
|Facility Hours||Sunday, Monday and Tuesday; 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Appointments are no longer necessary.|
|Address||12550 Stone Ave N, Seattle (one block east of Aurora Ave. N)|
|Telephone||Call (206) 296-4692 for household hazardous waste information Monday - Friday, except holidays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.|
|Website||Visit HazWasteHelp.org for more information on safe disposal and alternatives to hazardous products.
|Accepted Items||A list of accepted items can be found on the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program's website. Please call in advance for quantity limitations.
Haga clic aquí para una lista de artículos y limitaciones.
|SMALL BUSINESS (SMALL QUANTITY GENERATORS) HAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL|
|Telephone||Call (206) 263-8899 for confidential answers to your questions, and to find out whether your business qualifies to dispose small amounts of hazardous waste at no cost. It is paid for in your utility bills.|
|Website||Visit HazWasteHelp.org for more information on safe disposal and alternatives to hazardous products.|
||A list of accepted items can be found on the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program's website. Please call in advance for quantity limitations.
|Note||Businesses are allowed a maximum of four visits per year at any King County Hazardous Waste Facility. Businesses needing to dispose of their waste more than the maximum visits will need to call the Business Waste Line for pre-approval.|
Seniors and Residents with Disabilities
|SENIORS AND RESIDENTS WITH DISABILITIES HAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL|
|Telephone||Call (206) 296-4692 or 1 (888) 869-4233 Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (except holidays). Eligible seniors and residents with disabilities may qualify for no cost hazardous waste pick-up service. It is paid for in your utility bills.
|Website||Home Collection Program|
|Brochure||HHW Home Collection (PDF)|
Paints - Proper Disposal
Latex paint is not accepted for disposal at Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facilities. View the video below for instructions on how to properly dispose of latex or water-based paints. Oil-based paints and stains are considered hazardous waste and are accepted at collection facilities.