Rebates and Incentives
We offer a host of financial incentives for your business to save even more on your utility bills.
Waste prevention and recycling can save 20-30% on your business waste bills.
Free Small Business Cart Recycling
If your business has a City of Seattle commercial garbage account (i.e., with CleanScapes or Waste Management), you are eligible for the free cart recycling program. This free cart recycling service gives you up to two 64-gallon carts for commingled recycling collected every other week.
Composting for Business Customers
Seattle businesses are now able to have compostable garbage, such as food waste, collected for recycling at a discounted rate-30% less than garbage!
- Save money - Compost collection rates are over 30% less than garbage rates!
- Reduce garbage by 30% - More than one-third of Seattle’s garbage is made up of compostable items! Compost and reduce your garbage service to save money.
- Start a commercial composting program and start saving money today!
We provide FREE pollution spill kits and plans to Seattle businesses to prevent oil, chemicals and other pollutants from spilling into the storm drainage system and going directly into our waterways without any treatment. Cleaning up is not just the right thing to do; it’s the law.
Seattle Public Utilities also offers property tax credits for on-site stormwater management systems.