We provide services to 1.9 million residents and 60,000 businesses throughout King County.
Many commonly used products contain chemicals that pose risks to the environment and/or human health. Hazardous products usually have one of the following words on the label: "caution," "warning," "danger," or "poison."
In 2013 the Program collected 1,507 tons of hazardous waste from 48,792 residents and 718 businesses, schools and other small quantity generators.
We are a multi-jurisdictional program that includes four government agencies, 37 cities and tribal governments in King County.