Seattle Public Utilities

How to recycle

Leaves or Non-Woody Yard Waste

In food and yard waste

Leaves and non-woody yard waste go in the food and yard waste.

  • Items must fit in your bin with the lid closed.
  • Don’t exceed the weight limits printed on your bin.

Drop-off locations

Bring leaves or non-woody yard waste to city transfer stations. Fees apply.

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