Seattle Public Utilities Mami Hara, Director

Help Residents Recycle

Order online

To help your residents recycle, compost and dispose of items correctly, you can order free materials, such as flyers, posters, and labels. These materials are only for Seattle residents in apartment and condominium buildings. Many items are available in multiple languages and you can view examples below. Your order will be delivered within 2 weeks.

Businesses such as office buildings or food services should order materials from our commercial/business customer site.

View videos

Encourage residents to view videos online. If web access is unavailable, please call (206) 684-8717, press # 2 and leave your name and phone number along with your request for a DVD. Available in English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Cantonese, and Mandarin.

Download print materials

Don’t want to wait for an order? For immediate use with building residents, download these posters and flyers:

Ordinance letter for your residents

You can use this sample letter to tenants (pdf) to notify your residents about Seattle’s laws regarding recycling and food waste.

Related links

Reduce, Reuse, Exchange