Seattle Public Utilities

How to recycle

Lawn Mowers or Power Equipment

Donate lawn mowers or power equipment in working condition to local thrift stores. Call first to confirm acceptance policies.

Transfer station

You must drain all gas and oil from lawn mowers and other power equipment. Bring emptied mowers and equipment to city transfer stations. No charge for lawn mowers.

Hazardous – no charge

Bring gas and oil to a household hazardous waste facility. No fee.

  • Don’t mix fluids together!
  • Put fluids in a sealed container that is 5 gallons or less.
  • Limit 50 gallons per trip.

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