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Service Type: Household
Material: Ammunition
Potential Hazards: Most ammunition contains lead. Ammunition may be unstable if exposed to heat (i.e., it may explode).
Recycle: --
Proper Disposal: Call 911 in case of emergency.

Ammunition is not accepted at the household hazardous waste facilities.

The Seattle Police firing range (11030 E. Marginal Way S.) accepts ammunition and gunpowder that is delivered to their Tukwila site. Call 206-684-7474 for details. Hours of operation are Wednesday through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Call rifle ranges and pistol ranges listed in the online Yellow Pages. Ask the manager if the site will accept your ammunition.

Call your suburban city police department for assistance. For unincorporated King County, call the King County Sheriff's office at 206-296-3311 (non-emergency line) for assistance.
Safer Alternatives: --
Collection Facilities:
Auburn SuperMall Wastemobile Factoria HHW North Seattle HHW South Seattle HHW Wastemobile
Eligible Small Quantity Generator businesses can bring limited quantities and types of waste to the Seattle and King County collection facilities. See web site for further details.
Last Update: 05/31/2013
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