Recycling, Compost, and Garbage Collection for Homes

Recycling and Garbage Service

Every home can set up curbside garbage and recycling collection.

Recycling collection is automatically included with garbage service. Contact the service provider in your area for complete details and to set up services. 

​​Cart sizes

​64-gallon wheeled recycling cart and your choice of garbage cart size.

​​Pickup frequency

​Every other week recycling pickup and weekly garbage pickup.

​What can be recycled?

Curbside recycling guide (pdf). 

Recyclables must be empty, clean, and dry. No plastic bags. No shredded paper. Metal cans, paper, food boxes, corrugated cardboard (flattened), glass bottles and jars, and some plastics (bottles, jugs, jars, and dairy tubs only). ​

​Extra recyclables

Unincorporated County:  Regularly have extra recyclables that don't fit in the cart?Add a second cart for $1.40 per month. For occasional extra recyclables, secure them in a container labeled "Recycle" and set it next to your recycling cart. Make sure recyclables can't blow away or get wet.

Cities: Contact your service provider to ask about curbside options for extra recycling.


Compost (Food and Yard Waste) Service

Most single family homes in Kitsap County can set up curbside compost collection for yard waste and food scraps.

View the to see if your home can receive compost collection. Contact the service provider in your area for complete details and to set up services. 

​Cart size

​96-gallon wheeled compost cart.

​Pickup frequency

​​Every other week pickup.

​​What can be composted?

View curbside composting guide (pdf).

​Yard waste, food scraps (including meat and dairy), paper towels, napkins, and coffee filters.

​​Extra yard waste

Unincorporated County: ​There is a charge for extra yard trimmings left at the curb. For $5.60, add a second 96-gallon cart to your service. For $2.60 each, use a rigid, labeled 32-gallon can with handles; heavy paper yard bags; or bundles (4x2x2 ft limit).

Cities: Contact your service provider to ask about curbside options for extra yard waste.

 

Apartments and Condos

Learn about services available to multifamily properties.


Find the Service Provider in Your Region

Region

​Service Provider for Region

Unincorporated Kitsap

Includes Silverdale, Hansville, Seabeck, Kingston, Suquamish, and residences on the Port Madison Reservation.

​Waste Management Kitsap County.

​Online set-up available or call 1.800.592.9995

City of Bainbridge Island

​Recycling is included with garbage service.

​Bainbridge Disposal

1.206.842.4882

​City of Bremerton

​Garbage collection is required. Recycling is included with garbage service.

​Waste Management Bremerton

Online set-up available,or call 1.800.592.9995

​City of Port Orchard

Garbage collection is required. Recycling is included with garbage service.

​​Waste Management Port Orchard

Online set-up available or call 1.800.592.9995

City of Poulsbo

Garbage collection is required. Recycling is included with garbage service.

Solid Waste Services- City of Poulsbo

Call 1.360.779.4078.