Your Carts

While you are sorting your organics and recycling, we are finding new ways to reuse those materials.  Whether you are a business owner, property manager, or resident, we work with you to tailor recycling, composting, and garbage programs based on your needs.

View the 2017 Residential Bothell Service Guide.

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ORGANICS
Food scraps, soiled paper, and plants in the green organics bin.  Your organics carts will be emptied every week on your regular collection day.  Bothell residential garbage service includes recycling and organics collection at no additional charge.  Commercial customers may subscribe to organics collection, which may help reduce collection costs.

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RECYCLING
Paper, bottles, cans, and most plastics.  Bothell residential and commercial garbage service includes recycling collection at no additional charge.

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GARBAGE
What is trash? Not much! Thin plastics (single plastic bags and saran wrap), cat litter, ceramics, and broken glass to name a few. We aim to send as little material to landfill as possible.


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CONTAINER SIZES & RATES

Garbage

Bothell customers may select from several different garbage container sizes and save money by recycling and composting more. The following garbage cart sizes are available for residential customers:

Need a large container?  Learn more about drop box services.

Weekly Garbage Collection Monthly Rate
10-gallon micro-can $8.58
20-gallon mini-cart $10.24
32-gallon cart $16.95
45-gallon cart $25.71
64-gallon cart $33.57
96-gallon cart $50.37
Extra garbage* (per 32-gallon equivalent)
$4.72 each


*There is an additional charge for garbage that does not fit in your garbage cart.  If your lid is open more than 6 inches, additional charges incur.

Monthly Garbage Collection
Monthly Rate
32-gallon cart $8.64
Miscellaneous Services Per Occurrence
Return Trip $6.14
Drive in Charge (per month) $8.19
Redelivery of Containers $10.23
Overweight/Oversize Containers $4.09
Cart Cleaning (per cart, per event)
$10.23 each
On-Call Bulky Waste Collection* Per Item
Sofas/Chairs/Mattresses/Box Springs $20.47
Refrigerators, Freezers and Air Conditioners $20.47
White Goods (excluding refrigerators and freezers)
$30.70


*To schedule on-call removal of a bulky item, please submit a bulky item removal request form, or contact customer service at 425.453.0220 or
bothell@recology.com.

Recycling & Organics

Bothell residential garbage service includes recycling and organics collection at no additional charge. Your recycling and organics carts will be emptied every week on your garbage collection day.

Recycling and Organics Cart Sizes

Carts are available in a variety of sizes. If you would like to request a different size recycle or organics cart, please submit a Change Service Form or call Customer Service at 425.453.0220. You may be able to reduce your garbage collection costs by separating organic material from your garbage and actively recycling.

Weekly Recycling Collection Monthly Rate
96-gallon cart No charge
32- and 64-gallon carts available upon request No charge
Extra material No charge
Weekly Organics Collection Monthly Rate
96-gallon cart No charge
10-, 32-, and 64-gallon carts available upon request No charge
Additional 96 gallon cart $5.12
Extra material (per 32-gallon equivalent) $3.07
On-call organics cart cleaning available once per year at no charge.

Weight limits for all commodities: 10 gal (20lbs), 20-32 gal (60lbs), 45-64 gal (120 lbs), 96 gal (180lbs)

Garbage

Bothell apartment and condo customers can select from several different garbage container sizes and save money by recycling and composting more. The following garbage container sizes are available for apartment and condominium customers:

Cart Service

GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CART
20-gallon cart $10.24
32-gallon cart $25.79
64-gallon cart $50.35
96-gallon cart $57.73
MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES RATE
Extra Garbage (per 32-gallon equivalent) $4.72 each
Return Trip $6.14
Redelivery of Carts $10.23
Cart Cleaning $10.23

Small Container Service

GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yard (1 pickup/week) $86.42
1.5 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $129.30
2 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $172.71
3 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $259.13
4 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $345.44
6 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $518.14
8 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $702.71
Extra Loose cubic yard (per pick up) $21.75
GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yards $164.61
1.5 Cubic Yards $246.82
2 Cubic Yards $329.14
3 Cubic Yards $493.78
4 Cubic Yards $658.28
6 Cubic Yards $987.44
MISCELLANEOUS FEES PER OCCURRENCE
Return trip $10.23
Container Rollouts (per 10 ft/per month) $3.07
Unlocking Lids (per pick-up) $1.54
Opening gates (per pick-up) $1.54

Large (Roll-off) Container Services

GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE MONTHLY CONTAINER RENT*
10-15 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $71.63
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $71.63
25 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $71.63
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $81.87
40 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $81.87
Tonnage rate $134.59 per ton
Delivery rate $92.10 per box
* Monthly Container Rent ONLY applies to NON-COMPACTED waste.
GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE MONTHLY 
CONTAINER RENT*
10 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 N/A
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 N/A
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 N/A
40 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $152.74 N/A
Tonnage rate $134.59 per ton
Delivery rate $92.10 per box


Recycling

Unlimited recycling collection is included with garbage service for Bothell apartment and condo customers at no additional charge.

If you do not currently subscribe to recycling collection and would like to, please fill out Change Service Form or call Customer Service at 425.453.0220.

Organics

Bothell apartment and condominium customers can subscribe to organics collection, which may help reduce garbage collection costs. Collecting food scraps is easy and can help you reduce waste. Property managers, call Customer Service at 425.453.0220 to learn more about:

      • Free Posters, materials and resources
      • Free On-site technical assistance

This service is only provided upon request by the bill payer on record.

ORGANICS — WEEKLY COLLECTION MONTHLY RATE
96-gallon cart $10.19
Extra material (per 32-gallon equivalent) $3.07

Garbage

Bothell commercial customers can select from several different garbage container sizes and save money by recycling and composting more. The following garbage container sizes are available for commercial customers:

Cart Service

GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CART
20-gallon cart $10.24
32-gallon cart $25.79
64-gallon cart $50.35
96-gallon cart $57.73
MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES RATE
Extra Garbage (per 32-gallon equivalent) $4.72 each
Return Trip $6.14
Redelivery of Carts $10.23
Cart Cleaning $10.23

Small Container Service

GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yard (1 pickup/week) $86.42
1.5 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $129.30
2 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $172.71
3 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $259.13
4 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $345.44
6 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $518.14
8 Cubic Yards (1 pickup/week) $702.71
Extra Loose cubic yard (per pick up) $21.75

GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yards $164.61
1.5 Cubic Yards $246.82
2 Cubic Yards $329.14
3 Cubic Yards $493.78
4 Cubic Yards $658.28
6 Cubic Yards $987.44

MISCELLANEOUS FEES PER OCCURRENCE
Return trip $10.23
Container Rollouts (per 10 ft/per month) $3.07
Unlocking Lids (per pick-up) $1.54
Opening gates (per pick-up) $1.54

Large (Roll-off) Container Services

GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE MONTHLY CONTAINER RENT*
10-15 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $71.63
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $71.63
25 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $71.63
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $81.87
40 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 $81.87
Tonnage rate $134.59 per ton
Delivery rate $92.10 per box
* Monthly Container Rent ONLY applies to NON-COMPACTED waste.

GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE MONTHLY 
CONTAINER RENT*
10 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 N/A
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 N/A
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $151.09 N/A
40 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $152.74 N/A
Tonnage rate $134.59 per ton
Delivery rate $92.10 per box


Recycling

Unlimited recycling collection is included with garbage service for Bothell commercial customers at no additional charge.

If you do not currently subscribe to recycling collection and would like to, please fill out Change Service Form or call Customer Service at 425.453.0220.

Organics

Bothell commercial customers can subscribe to organics collection, which may help reduce garbage collection costs. Collecting food scraps is easy and can help you reduce waste. Property managers, call Customer Service at 425.453.0220 to learn more about:

      • Free Posters, materials and resources
      • Free On-site technical assistance

This service is only provided upon request by the bill payer on record.

ORGANICS — WEEKLY COLLECTION MONTHLY RATE
96-gallon cart $10.19
Extra material (per 32-gallon equivalent) $3.07