Motor Oil Recycling

What types of oils can be recycled as used motor oil?

The following oils can be recycled as used motor oil: Please remember that each household is limited to 5 gallons of used oil disposed of each day (RCW 70.95I.030) (5)(c).

  • Engine oil
  • Transmission fluid
  • Hydraulic fluid
  • Power steering fluid
  • Gear oil
  • Kerosene
  • Diesel fuel

Absolutely none of the following fluids may be placed in the used motor oil tank:

  • Brake fluid
  • Gasoline
  • Antifreeze
  • Solvents or degreasers
  • Thinners or paints
  • Cooking oil or grease
  • Other flammable liquids and oil

Used Motor Oil Recycling Opportunities

The sites listed below are for residential customers who service their own personal vehicles. Businesses with more than 5 gallons per day, please call 360-740-1221 to arrange to drop off your oil at the Hazo Hut.

Used Motor Oil Collection Locations:

Central Transfer Station - 1411 S Tower Ave, Centralia, 360-740-1481, Hours: Mon - Sat 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. View Larger Map

Pe Ell Recycling Center - 1st & Sewer Lane, Pe Ell, Hours: Open every day during daylight hours. View Larger Map

Lewis County Fire District Onalaska WA - 244 Carlisle Avenue, Onalaska, Hours: Open every day during daylight hours. View Larger Map

East Lewis County Transfer Station in Morton WA - 6745 US Hwy 12, Morton, Hours: Mon - Sat 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. View Larger Map

Lewis County Fire District # 10 Packwood WA - 12953 US Hwy 12, Packwood, WA 98361, Hours: Open every day during daylight hours.

Notes for Users

No out of County waste accepted

Please take your empty containers with you. Empty containers may be disposed of in the regular garbage.

Do not leave used oil filters. Used oil filters when drained may be disposed of in the regular garbage.

Do not leave other hazardous waste such as full containers, antifreeze, paint, thinners and solvents.

Call 360-740-1221 for help with disposal.