Recycling Made Easy!

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Recycling can be easy! Read over some common questions and get answers about how you can use your cart to recycle more and sort less, and what to do with other recyclable materials.

View the Recycling Refresher Newsletter that is sent to all single-family household customers for a heap of information, including what you can recycle and where.

See the web links below or visit for more information.

Ever wondered to yourself, "What do I do with it?" - Find answers to disposing of:

  • Household Hazardous Waste
  • Unwanted Medication, including Sharps
  • Computers, Monitors, Laptops and Televisions
  • Nursery Pots

Visit a local Transfer Station:

  • West Van Materials Recovery Center: (360) 737-1727; Monday – Friday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 6601 N.W. Old Lower River Road, Vancouver, WA 98660
  • Central Transfer and Recycling Center: (360) 256-8482; Monday – Friday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 11034 N.E. 117th Ave., Vancouver, WA 98662
  • Washougal Transfer Station: (360) 835-2500; Wednesday and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 4020 South Grant St., Washougal, WA 98671

Need More Information?

If you have other questions or need assistance from Vancouver Solid Waste Services, please contact us by e-mail at or by phone at 360-619-4120.