There are lot's of item that are NOT okay to just throw in the garbage and eventually end up at the landfill....Good news Benton County resident may dispose of those items free at two locations in June

The 1st free waste disposal event happens June 3rd at the Uptown in Richland from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on a 1st come 1st served basis. The 2nd event will be held June 10th at the Benton Franklin Fairgrounds in Kennewick from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. again 1st come 1st served.

  • Items Accepted:
    - Paints
    - Propane tanks
    - Cleaners
    - Gasoline (less than 20 gallons)
    - Yard chemicals and fertilizers
    - Motor oils and antifreeze
    - Batteries (acid or alkaline)
    - Fire extinguishers
  • Items NOT Accepted:
    - Explosives
    - Dynamite
    - Asbestos
    - Ammunition
    - Biohazards
    - Tires
    - Medicines
    - Electronics
    - Gasoline (more than 20 gallons)
    - Business or contractor waste
    - Fluoresent blubs and tubes

Early Closure may be necessary if we reach full capacity.

FREE to all County and City households in Benton County.

No business or contractor waste accepted. See contact below for information on SQG waste collection opportunities.

FREE TO ALL COUNTY AND CITY HOUSEHOLDS IN BENTON COUNTY.