Food Scraps & Yard Debris
Special Item Collection
Waste Diversion Resources
Food Scraps & Yard Debris service is now included in residential garbage service! These scraps and debris create a valuable product to use in parks and gardens and help keep this material out of the landfill. When you keep food scraps, food-soiled paper and yard debris separate from your garbage you extend the life of our landfill and conserve resources.
Your Food Scraps & Yard Debris cart is collected every week on your garbage collection day. Login to your account to learn more about your collection schedule.
Questions? Call Recology CleanScapes at 206.763.4444.
Materials to put in your Food Scraps & Yard Debris container
No. DO NOT compost these items
Do not put plastic, glass, metal, or recalled food in the Food Scraps & Yard Debris container.
King County Yard Waste Tips. For tips on how to keep containers clean, how to collect food scraps in the kitchen and information on why composting saves money and conserves resources.
King County Backyard Food Composting Guide. If you have the space, compost your food scraps & yard debris in your own back yard.
To make food scrap composting easier, call 206.801.2455 to reserve a free sample of compostable bags that are available for pick-up at Shoreline City Hall.
All services are on schedule.
Shoreline Customer Service
Hours of Operation
Daily 8am - 5pm
Recology Store Shoreline
15235 Aurora Ave. N
Shoreline, WA 98133
Tues-Sat 11am - 7pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm
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