Frequently Asked Questions

Questions AnswersProviding our customers with the highest level of service is what we’re all about at
Lautenbach Recycling, and it’s important to us that you have all the information you need.

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Here’s a list of our most frequently asked questions.
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Send us an email or give us a call. 360-757-4000

Billing Questions

Give our Customer Service Department a call and we’ll take care of it for you.


You can learn more about our contract hauling options here. If you don’t find what you need, call our Customer Service Department at 360-757-4000.

Recycling Do’s and Don’ts

Recyclable: High quality papers that include copy paper, letterhead, envelopes, magazines, old mail, paperboard food boxes used for pastas, cereals, etc., and paper tubes from paper towel, toilet paper.

Compostable papers: Food-soiled papers (including paper plates, napkins, paper towels, pizza boxes, etc.), all refrigerator and freezer containers like milk/dairy/ice cream cartons, frozen food boxes, juice cartons, paper/cardboard to-go/deli type cartons, paper plates, towels, napkins, tablecloths, paper bowls and cups.

Self Haul

YES we do FREE of charge.  If the appliance has Freon we have a $25 removal fee for that.

Packaged Food Waste

YES!  Our new innovative depackaging machine allows us to efficiently and cost effectively recycle any spoiled packaged food or recalled food for you.  Find more information here and schedule a complimentary waste audit with our team.

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