Seattle Public Utilities

How to recycle

Meat or Food Trays

In food and yard waste

Brown or beige trays for meat, poultry, and fish go in the food and yard waste.

In garbage

Styrofoam meat trays and the plastic absorbent insert go in the garbage.

Did you know?

Brown or beige trays for meat, poultry, and fish are made from plant-based material and are compostable.

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