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Propane and butane tanks

Disposal for households 

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Hazardous

Accepted at hazardous waste collection sites

  • All containers must be 5 gallons or less.
  • Total waste limit: 50 gallons per trip

Small gas canisters, such as camping canisters, can go in the garbage if they are empty. Recycling and disposal stations do not accept propane tanks of any size. Follow the instructions printed on the tank for disposal of tanks larger than eight gallons.

 

    Hazardous Waste Disposal Locations

    • North Seattle
      Sunday – Tuesday

      12550 Stone Ave N Seattle, WA 98133
      9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

      Closed on July 4, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

    • South Seattle
      Thursday – Saturday

      8100 2nd Ave S Seattle, WA 98108
      9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

      Located next to the transfer station.
      Closed on July 4, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

    • Factoria
      Tuesday – Friday, Saturday and Sunday

      13800 SE 32nd St. Bellevue, WA 98005
      8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Tues-Fri), 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Sat-Sun)

      The Factoria facility is located at the transfer station. Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day.

    • Auburn
      Saturday – Sunday

      1101 Outlet Collection Dr. SW, Auburn, WA 98001
      10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

      The Auburn Wastemobile location is open on weekends, year-round. Marine Flares are not accepted at this location.
      Closed Nov 28-29 and Dec 26-27, 2020.