Your Three 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. Wondering what goes where?

View the Residential Issaquah Service Guide.

CompostBinDarkGreen1

COMPOST
Food scraps, soiled paper, and plants in the green organics bin.  Your organics carts will be emptied every week on your regular collection day.  Issaquah 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.

RecycleBin

RECYCLING
Paper, bottles, cans, and most plastics (please place plastic bags together in one bag). Issaquah residential, multi-family and commercial garbage service includes recycling collection at no additional charge.

LandfillBin

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.


DROP OFF LOCALLY

The Recology Store Issaquah

King County: “What Do I Do With?”


CONTAINER SIZES & RATES

Carnation customers may select from several different garbage container sizes and save money by recycling and composting more. Need a large container? Learn more about drop box services.

Garbage

Issaquah customers may select from several different garbage container sizes and save money by recycling more or reducing waste altogether. The following garbage container sizes are available for residential customers:

Weekly Garbage Collection Weekly Rate
10-gallon micro-can $7.33
20-gallon mini-cart $9.49
32-gallon cart $15.19
45-gallon cart $21.36
64-gallon cart $30.37
96-gallon cart $45.56
Extra garbage* (per 32-gallon equivalent) $4.57 each
Monthly Garbage Collection Monthly Rate
32-gallon cart $5.83

*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.

Miscellaneous Services Per Occurrence
Return Trip $6.36
Drive in Charge, per month $6.46
Container Roll-outs (per 10ft increments) $3.18
Overweight/Oversize Containers $3.18
Redelivery of Containers $10.60
Cart Cleaning (per cart) $10.60
Bulky Waste Collection (per item) $54.70
Wildlife Resistant Garbage Cart Surcharge $1.59 per cart per month


Recycling

Issaquah residential garbage service includes recycling collection service at no additional charge. Your recycling cart will be emptied every week on your garbage collection day.

Weekly Recycling Collection Monthly Rate
64-gallon cart no charge
32- and 96-gallon carts available upon request
Wildlife Resistant Recycle Cart Surcharge $1.59 per cart

 

Compost

Issaquah residential garbage service includes compost collection service at no additional charge. Your compost cart will be emptied every week on your garbage collection day. If you do not currently have a compost cart, call customer service at 425.837.1234 to subscribe. By putting food scraps and yard debris in a separate container, you may be able to reduce garbage collection costs.

Please note, up to 192 gallons of material will be accepted no matter the size of your cart. Additional bags or bundles of yard debris beyond 192 total gallons will incur a fee. The following compost container sizes are available for residential customers:

Weekly Compost Collection Monthly Rate
96-gallon cart no charge
Extra Compost  (limit: 96 gallons) no charge
Additional Extra Compost (beyond 192 gallons)  $3.80 each
Wildlife Resistant Compost Cart Surcharge  $1.59 per cart
32- and 64-gallon and Wildlife Resistant carts available upon request.

Garbage

Issaquah customers can select from several different garbage container sizes and save money by recycling more or reducing waste altogether. The garbage container sizes below are available for apartment and condominium customers. Please note that recycling service, at up to 200% of the subscribed garbage level, is included with garbage service.

Please download the Container Dimensions flyer for more details on dumpster sizes.

Cart Service

GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CART
20-gallon cart $7.70
35-gallon cart $12.32
45-gallon cart $17.33
64-gallon cart $24.65
96-gallon cart $34.97
Wildlife Resistant Garbage Cart Surcharge $1.59
MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES RATE
Extra Garbage (per 32-gallon equivalent) $4.56 each
Return Trip $6.36 each
Overweight/Oversize Container $3.18 per pick up
Redelivery of Containers $10.60
Cart Cleaning (per cart) $10.60

 

Small Container Service

GARBAGE – SMALL CONTAINER
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
NUMBER OF PICK-UPS PER WEEK
WILL-CALL SERVICE*
1 2 3 4 5 PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yard $83.07 $183.54 $285.59 $384.46 $484.94 $21.91
1.5 Cubic Yard $124.61 $266.61 $408.62 $550.63 $692.63 $32.87
2 Cubic Yard $174.24 $365.85 $557.51 $749.14 $940.77 $43.82
3 Cubic Yard $261.35 $540.12 $818.87 $1097.65 $1,376.40 $65.74
4 Cubic Yard $348.47 $714.36 $1,080.25 $1,446.15 $1,812.04 $87.65
6 Cubic Yard $522.71 $1,062.80 $1,602.91 $2,143.01 $2,683.13 $131.47
8 Cubic Yard $696.94 $1,411.31 $2,125.67 $2,840.05 $3,554.40 $175.30
*Will-call service is an add-on to a recurring service.

GARBAGE – SMALL CONTAINER
COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
NUMBER OF PICK-UPS PER WEEK
1 2 3 4 5
1 Cubic Yard $150.32 $300.64 $450.96 $601.28 $751.60
1.5 Cubic Yard $225.48 $450.96 $676.44 $901.92 $1,127.40
2 Cubic Yard $300.64 $601.28 $901.92 $1,202.56 $1,503.20
3 Cubic Yard $450.96 $901.92 $1,352.88 $1,803.84 $2,254.80
4 Cubic Yard $601.29 $1,202.58 $1,803.87 $2,405.16 $3,006.45
6 Cubic Yard $901.93 $1,803.86 $2,705.79 $3,607.72 $4,509.65

MISCELLANEOUS FEES PER OCCURRENCE
Return Trip $10.60
Extra Garbage (per cubic yard) $12.20
Container Cleaning – detachable containers $31.81
Wildlife Resistant Garbage Cart/Container Surcharge $1.59 per cart per month

 

Large (Roll-off) Container Services

GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE MONTHLY CONTAINER RENT*
10 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $159.09 $53.01
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $159.09 $74.21
25 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $159.09 $84.82
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $159.09 $95.42
40 Cubic Yard Drop Box $159.09 $106.02
Tonnage rate $136.61 per ton
* Monthly Container Rent ONLY applies to NON-COMPACTED waste.

Recycling

Issaquah apartment and condo customers’ garbage service includes recycling collection service for up to 200% of subscribed garbage volume at no additional charge. Wildlife resistant recycle carts are available upon request.

MISCELLANEOUS FEES MONTHLY RATE
Wildlife Resistant Recycle Cart Surcharge $1.59 per cart

 

Compost

Issaquah apartment and condo customers can subscribe to compost collection service and reduce garbage collection costs. For multi-family customers the cost of compost collection service is included in the garbage rates. The following compost container sizes are available for commercial customers:

WEEKLY COMPOST COLLECTION
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
96-gallon cart $24.73
1-yard container $60.46
1.5-yard container $88.13
2-yard container $114.09
3-yard container $166.00
4-yard container $214.50
6-yard container $311.50
8-yard container $401.65

 

MISCELLANEOUS FEES
Wildlife Resistant Compost Cart Surcharge $1.59 per cart per month
Cart Re-lining (Compostable Bag) $5.30 per collection


Garbage

Issaquah customers can select from several different garbage container sizes and save money by recycling more or reducing waste altogether. The garbage container sizes below are available for apartment and condominium customers. Please note that recycling service, at up to 200% of the subscribed garbage level, is included with garbage service.

Please download the Container Dimensions flyer for more details on dumpster sizes.

Cart Service

GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CART
20-gallon cart $7.70
35-gallon cart $12.32
45-gallon cart $17.33
64-gallon cart $24.65
96-gallon cart $34.97
Wildlife Resistant Garbage Cart Surcharge $1.59
MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES RATE
Extra Garbage (per 32-gallon equivalent) $4.56 each
Return Trip $6.36 each
Overweight/Oversize Container $3.18 per pick up
Redelivery of Containers $10.60
Cart Cleaning (per cart) $10.60

Small Container Service

GARBAGE – SMALL CONTAINER
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
NUMBER OF PICK-UPS PER WEEK
WILL-CALL SERVICE*
1 2 3 4 5 PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yard $83.07 $183.54 $285.59 $384.46 $484.94 $21.91
1.5 Cubic Yard $124.61 $266.61 $408.62 $550.63 $692.63 $32.87
2 Cubic Yard $174.24 $365.85 $557.51 $749.14 $940.77 $43.82
3 Cubic Yard $261.35 $540.12 $818.87 $1097.65 $1,376.40 $65.74
4 Cubic Yard $348.47 $714.36 $1,080.25 $1,446.15 $1,812.04 $87.65
6 Cubic Yard $522.71 $1,062.80 $1,602.91 $2,143.01 $2,683.13 $131.47
8 Cubic Yard $696.94 $1,411.31 $2,125.67 $2,840.05 $3,554.40 $175.30
*Will-call service is an add-on to a recurring service.

GARBAGE – SMALL CONTAINER
COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
NUMBER OF PICK-UPS PER WEEK
1 2 3 4 5
1 Cubic Yard $150.32 $300.64 $450.96 $601.28 $751.60
1.5 Cubic Yard $225.48 $450.96 $676.44 $901.92 $1,127.40
2 Cubic Yard $300.64 $601.28 $901.92 $1,202.56 $1,503.20
3 Cubic Yard $450.96 $901.92 $1,352.88 $1,803.84 $2,254.80
4 Cubic Yard $601.29 $1,202.58 $1,803.87 $2,405.16 $3,006.45
6 Cubic Yard $901.93 $1,803.86 $2,705.79 $3,607.72 $4,509.65

MISCELLANEOUS FEES PER OCCURRENCE
Return Trip $10.60
Extra Garbage (per cubic yard) $12.20
Container Cleaning – detachable containers $31.81
Wildlife Resistant Garbage Cart/Container Surcharge $1.59 per cart per month

Large (Roll-off) Container Services

GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE MONTHLY CONTAINER RENT*
10 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $159.09 $53.01
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $159.09 $74.21
25 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $159.09 $84.82
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $159.09 $95.42
40 Cubic Yard Drop Box $159.09 $106.02
Tonnage rate $136.61 per ton
* Monthly Container Rent ONLY applies to NON-COMPACTED waste.

Recycling

Issaquah commercial customers’ garbage service includes recycling collection service for up to 200% of subscribed garbage volume at no additional charge. Wildlife resistant recycle carts are available upon request.

MISCELLANEOUS FEES MONTHLY RATE
Wildlife Resistant Recycle Cart Surcharge $1.59 per cart

Compost

Issaquah commercial customers can subscribe to compost collection service and reduce garbage collection costs. The following compost container sizes are available for commercial customers:

WEEKLY COMPOST COLLECTION
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
96-gallon cart $24.73
1-yard container $60.46
1.5-yard container $88.13
2-yard container $114.09
3-yard container $166.00
4-yard container $214.50
6-yard container $311.50
8-yard container $401.65

 

MISCELLANEOUS FEES
Wildlife Resistant Compost Cart Surcharge $1.59 per cart per month
Cart Re-lining (Compostable Bag) $5.30 per collection