Recycling Collection - Blue Cart

Recycling service is included for free with Garbage service through Recology Cleanscapes. Contact Recology to sign up for service and request your blue cart. You can recycle items such as cardboard, plastics, glass, metal and aluminum cans in your blue cart. For a full list, visit the Your Three Carts page on Recology's website. 

Special Item Recycling

In addition to standard recycling service, Recology customers also have access to Special Item Recycling services. Customers can set the following items out at the curb for collection with their blue cart:

residential special Item recycling

Tubes/CFL Bulbs

light bulb
No Cost
  • Wrap tubes in newspaper to prevent breakage.
  • Place CFL bulbs in a clear sealable bag.
  • Set on top of recycle cart (not inside).
  • Tubes must be 4 feet long or less.
  • Limit: 2 tubes/bulbs per collection and 10 per year.
 Small Appliances

small appliance

No Cost
  • 2’x 2’x 2’ or smaller and less than 35 lbs.
  • Place on top of blue recycle cart.
  • Limit 2 per collection.
Used Motor Oil

 motor oil can

No Cost
  • Put in leak free one-gallon milk jug with screw-top lid.
  • Label jugs with name and address.
  • Limit 2 gallons per collection.
 Large Appliances

Lg Appliance

 $ Fees apply
  • Call Recology CleanScapes at (206) 763-4444 to inquire about rates and to schedule a pick-up

Recology Store

Residents can recycle difficult-to-recycle items, such as car seats and electronics at the new Recology Store in Shoreline. You can also change your service level, pay your bill in person. and purchase items made from recycled materials:

15235 Aurora Ave. N 
(206) 417-3877 
Tues – Sat: 11am - 7pm 
Sun: 11am - 5pm

Find out what you can bring to the store for free recycling here: 

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