Seattle Public Utilities

How to recycle

Wire Clothes Hangers

Donate wire clothes hangers in good condition to local thrift stores.

Check with local dry cleaners. They may accept wire hangers.

In garbage

Wire clothes hangers can go in the garbage.

Did you know?

Wire hangers get tangled in the machinery at the recycling processing facility, which is why they can’t be recycled.

Decrease waste: Choose reusable items or donate to thrift stores.