Your Three Carts

While you’re sorting your organics and recycling, we’re finding new ways to reuse those materials. Whether you’re a business owner, property manager, or resident, we work with you to tailor recycling, composting, and garbage programs based on your needs. Find out what goes where in SeaTac.

View the Residential SeaTac Service Guide.


FOOD & YARD WASTE
Food scraps, soiled paper, and plants in the green food and yard waste bin.  Your food and yard waste carts will be emptied every other week on your regular collection day. SeaTac residential garbage service includes recycling and food and yard waste collection at no additional charge.  Commercial customers may subscribe to food and yard waste collection, which may help reduce collection costs.

RecycleBin

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

 

LandfillBin

GARBAGE
What is trash? Not much! Thin plastics (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

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CONTAINER SIZES & RATES

SeaTac 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

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

Weekly Garbage Collection Monthly Rate
10-gallon micro-can $11.34
20-gallon mini-cart $13.57
32-gallon cart $17.85
45-gallon cart $20.65
64-gallon cart $24.53
96-gallon cart $35.24
Extra garbage* (per 32-gallon equivalent) $4.80 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 $10.88

Miscellaneous Services Per Occurrence
Return Trip $6.39
Drive-in Charge $6.39
Redelivery of Containers $10.66

On-Call Bulky Waste Collection* Per Item
Appliances (non-refrigerant) $20.08
Refrigerators/Freezers $20.08
Sofas/Chairs/Mattresses/Box Springs $20.08

*Once each calendar year, SeaTac residential customers may request a free “Curbside Clean-Up” of up to one cubic yard of extra garbage. Items must be placed at the curb and no individual item may be larger than 3ft x 3ft x 3ft or weigh more than 65lbs. Prices above are effective for additional large items.


Recycling

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

Every Other Week Recycling Collection Monthly Rate
96-gallon cart No charge
32- and 96-gallon carts available upon request

 

Food & Yard Waste

SeaTac residential garbage service includes food & yard waste collection at no additional charge. Your food & yard waste cart will be emptied every other week on your garbage collection day.  If you prefer not to participate in this service, or would like to request a different size food & yard waste cart, please  call Customer Service at 206.767.1166. By putting food scraps and yard waste in your green cart, you may be able to reduce your garbage collection costs.

The following food & yard waste cart sizes are available for residential customers:

Every Other Week Food & Yard Waste Collection Monthly Rate
96-gallon cart no charge
Extra Yard Waste (limit: 96 gallons)* no charge
Additional Yard Waste (32g equivalent) $2.13 each
Food & Yard Waste ONLY (96 gallons) $4.26 each
32- and 64-gallon carts available upon request.

*Please place extra yard waste in paper bags or containers marked
“yard” along side your cart. Additional 96-gallon carts are available for
$4.23/month.

Garbage

SeaTac customers can 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 apartment and condominium customers:

Cart Service

GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CART
20-gallon mini cart $10.54
32-gallon cart $13.05
64-gallon cart $19.58
96-gallon cart $28.45
MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES RATE
Extra garbage (per 32-gallon equivalent) $5.33 each
Return trip $6.49 each
Redelivery of containers $10.81 each


Small Container Service

GARBAGE – SMALL CONTAINER
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yard $85.35
1.5 Cubic Yard $112.00
2 Cubic Yard $142.80
3 Cubic Yard $201.76
4 Cubic Yard $260.88
6 Cubic Yard $367.54
8 Cubic Yard $480.12

GARBAGE – SMALL CONTAINER
COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yard $272.83
1.5 Cubic Yard $391.59
2 Cubic Yard $498.55
3 Cubic Yard $712.51
4 Cubic Yard $855.77
6 Cubic Yard $1,212.98

MISCELLANEOUS FEES PER OCCURRENCE
Return trip $10.81
Container rollouts (per 10 ft/per collection) $3.24
Unlocking lids (per collection) $1.63
Opening gates (per collection) $1.63
Extra non-compacted Cubic Yard $23.86

Large (Roll-off) Container Services

GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE DAILY CONTAINER RENT*
10 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $103.41 $5.40
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $103.41 $5.40
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $103.41 $5.40
40 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $103.41 $5.40
Tonnage rate $148.05 per ton
* Daily Container Rent ONLY applies to NON-COMPACTED waste.

GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE DAILY  CONTAINER RENT*
10 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $128.99 N/A
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $128.99 N/A
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $128.99 N/A
40 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $128.99 N/A
Tonnage rate $148.05 per ton

 

Recycling

SeaTac apartment and condo customers’ garbage service includes recycling collection service at no additional charge.

If you do not currently subscribe to recycling collection and would like to, call Customer Service at 206.767.1166.

Food & Yard Waste

SeaTac apartment and condominium customers can subscribe to food & yard waste 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 206.767.1166 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.

Weekly Food Scraps &Yard Waste Collection Monthly Rate
96-gallon cart $18.93


Garbage

SeaTac customers can 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 commercial customers:

Cart Service

GARBAGE – WEEKLY COLLECTION
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
MONTHLY RATE
PER CART
20-gallon mini cart $10.54
32-gallon cart $13.05
64-gallon cart $19.58
96-gallon cart $28.45
MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES RATE
Extra garbage (per 32-gallon equivalent) $5.33 each
Return trip $6.49 each
Redelivery of containers $10.81 each

 

Small Container Service

GARBAGE – SMALL CONTAINER
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yard $85.35
1.5 Cubic Yard $112.00
2 Cubic Yard $142.80
3 Cubic Yard $201.76
4 Cubic Yard $260.88
6 Cubic Yard $367.54
8 Cubic Yard $480.12

GARBAGE – SMALL CONTAINER
COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE MONTHLY RATE PER CONTAINER
1 Cubic Yard $272.83
1.5 Cubic Yard $391.59
2 Cubic Yard $498.55
3 Cubic Yard $712.51
4 Cubic Yard $855.77
6 Cubic Yard $1,212.98
MISCELLANEOUS FEES PER OCCURRENCE
Return trip $10.81
Container rollouts (per 10 ft/per collection) $3.24
Unlocking lids (per collection) $1.63
Opening gates (per collection) $1.63
Extra non-compacted Cubic Yard $23.86

Large (Roll-off) Container Services

GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
NON-COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE DAILY CONTAINER RENT*
10 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $103.41 $5.40
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $103.41 $5.40
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $103.41 $5.40
40 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $103.41 $5.40
Tonnage rate $148.05 per ton
* Daily Container Rent ONLY applies to NON-COMPACTED waste.

GARBAGE – LARGE CONTAINER
COMPACTED WASTE
CONTAINER SIZE PER HAUL OR OCCURRENCE DAILY  CONTAINER RENT*
10 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $128.99 N/A
20 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $128.99 N/A
30 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $128.99 N/A
40 Cubic Yard Drop-Box $128.99 N/A
Tonnage rate $148.05 per ton

Recycling

SeaTac apartment and condo customers’ garbage service includes recycling collection service at no additional charge.

If you do not currently subscribe to recycling collection and would like to, please call Customer Service at 206.767.1166.

Food Scraps & Yard Waste

SeaTac apartment and condominium customers can subscribe to food & yard waste 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 206.767.1166 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.

Weekly Food Scraps &Yard Waste Collection Monthly Rate
96-gallon cart $18.93