Residential Sharps Disposal
To dispose of needles properly:
- Put used needles in a plastic bottle.
- Seal the lid with tape.
- Label the container “BIOHAZARD”.
- Dispose of at a transfer station or in your garbage can. NEVER put needles in your recycle bin.
These transfer stations accept sharps disposal free of charge.
Tacoma Recovery and Transfer Center
3510 S. Mullen St., Tacoma
Hidden Valley Transfer Station
17925 Meridian E, Puyallup
Prairie Ridge Transfer Station
11710 Prairie Ridge Dr. E, Sumner
Purdy Transfer Station
14515 54th Ave. NW, Gig Harbor
Key Center Transfer Station
5900 Key Peninsula Hwy, Lakebay
Questions? Visit tpchd.org/iw or call 253-649-1420.