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Contact Us:
Office (360) 427-9670 ext. 207
Mon - Fri

Solid Waste Facility
(360) 427-9670 Ext. 271

The Solid Waste Program is part of the Utilities and Waste Management Division of Mason County's Public Works Department.


Garbage Disposal Information

garbage canThe County operates 4 sites for refuse disposal and recycling drop off.
Residents can take their household garbage and recyclables to any of the 4 sites. Locations, hours of operation and fees and charges are listed below. For a map of the locations click here.
Shelton Solid Waste Transfer Station
Eells Hill Transfer Station
501 W. Eells Hill Road

Open Monday thru Saturday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Services available: refuse disposal
          refrigerated appliance disposal
          clean yard trimmings recycling
          scrap metal recycling
          used motor oil and antifreeze drop off
Household Hazardous wastes are accepted, at no charge, on Fridays and Saturdays during operating hours. Click here for information on what is accepted and how to prepare your material.

Belfair drop box booth

Belfair Drop Box, 1611 NE Sandhill Road
Open Tuesday thru Saturday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Union Drop Box, 1391 E. Mcreavy Road
Open Sunday and Monday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Hoodsport Drop Box, 260 N Hoodsport Park Road
Open Friday and Saturday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

All three drop box sites offer the following services:
          refuse disposal, refrigerated appliance disposal, recycling drop off,
          used motor oil and antifreeze drop off
Commercial waste loads are not accepted at these three drop box facilities.
Commercial loads can be taken to the Eells Hill Transfer Station.

garbage canFor a detailed list of our disposal fees and charges at Eels Hill Transfer Station click here

For a detailed list of our disposal fees and charges for our rural drop box stations click here

Please note: We are closed on certain Holidays. Also, we will make every effort to be open, however, temporary closures may be necessary during inclement weather or power outages. Signs will be posted at the gates.
recycling drop boxes Recycling Drop off is available at all 4 of our sites.
Materials accepted:
          Clean, dry, corrugated cardboard
          Clean, dry mixed papers including paper
          Clean, dry newspaper, magazines and
          phone books

Rinsed glass bottles and jars without lids           Rinsed plastic jugs and bottles without lids           Rinsed aluminum cans           Rinsed tin cans
If you'd like to have your garbage and recycling picked up at home you can sign up for curbside service depending on where you live.

City of Shelton


For curbside service in the City of Shelton call (360) 426-4491

Garbage TruckFor curbside service anywhere in Mason County call Mason County Garbage at (360) 426-8729

Have an odd item you don't know what to do with? Click Herewhat to do with it, dontate, recycle, dispose