Recycling & Solid Waste

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Recycling Drop-Off Locations near East Wenatchee

These locations are recycling trailers that are accessible 24 hours a day and organized through Douglas County Solid Waste.
Both locations accept Corrugated Cardboard, Mixed Paper, PETE #1 (clear or green in color only) and HDPE #2 Plastics, Aluminum and Tin cans.
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Collection Events

These events are all organized through Douglas County Solid Waste.
  • Free Disposal Day
  • Tire Disposal Event
  • Paper Shredding
  • Hazardous Waste
Blue Recycling Garbage Can

Where to Recycle

Appliances, Batteries, Electronics, Etc. Currently, there is no glass recycling available in our area.
Waste Management Garbage Truck

More Information About Recycling & Waste Management

Composting, Recycling Centers, Douglas County Recycling, Etc.
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Medicine Disposal Location

East Wenatchee City Hall, 271 9th Street NE, by the Police Department window.
  • Accepted: Medications in any dosage form, except those identified below.
  • Not Accepted: Herbal remedies, vitamins, supplements, cosmetics, other personal care products, medical devices, batteries, mercury-containing thermometers, sharps, illicit drugs and pet pesticide products.
  • For more information visit the MED-Project Program website or call 1-844-633-7765 (TTY: 711)
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Sharps Disposal Location

East Wenatchee City Hall, 271 9th Street NE, check-in at the front desk.
Wenatchee Transfer Station, 1421 S Wenatchee Ave, check-in at office window.
  • Residential sharps only!
  • Sharps must be in safe, acceptable containers with tight fitting lids.
  • No loose sharps accepted.
  • For more information on the East Wenatchee location, please email City Hall or call 509-884-9515.
  • For other locations across the state visit the Safe Needle Disposal website.