(Our Ethical Recycling fees vary. These were typical fees at Massachusetts events in December 2013. Additional fees apply to pickups.)
We accept almost anything with a battery or a plug, including:
TVs, CRTs, monitors, computers, servers, cables, peripherals (keyboard, mouse, etc.), circuit boards, power supplies, memory, printers, fax machines, scanners, routers, cords, matrix switches, multiplexers, docking stations, modems, telephones, laptops, marine electronics, e-readers like Kindle and Nook, copiers, stereo equipment, stereo speakers, CD & DVD players, iPods, iPads, iPhones, tablets, MP3 players, remotes, VCRs, digital, slide, and overhead projectors, still and video cameras, PDAs, radios and radio equipment, tape recorders, answering machines, typewriters, game systems, games, pagers, fans, vacuums, humidifiers, dehumidifiers, heaters, A/Cs, refrigerators, freezers, water coolers, wine chillers, ice makers, vending machines, microwaves, toasters, blenders, power tools, ink cartridges, toner cartridges, USB media, CDs, DVDs, cassette tapes, 8-track tapes, reel-to-reel tapes, UPS Back-ups/Batteries, Zip Disks, video tapes, DLT tapes, floppy diskettes, and household batteries. Filing cabinets, Desks, and Office Furniture are okay, too. ETHICAL RECYCLING FEES:
TELEVISIONS (fee based on screen size): $1.50 per screen inch (for example, the recycling fee for a 19” TV would be $28).
$30 EACH: Refrigerators, Freezers, Ice Makers, Stoves, Washers, Dryers, Water Heaters, Dishwashers and other large household appliances. Also: Vending Machines, and ATM Machines (decommissioned).
$25 EACH: Air Conditioners, Dehumidifiers, Wine Chillers, Water Coolers, and any other medium-sized appliance. Also: CRT (old, boxy) Computer Monitors.
$20 EACH: UPS Back-ups/Batteries, Large Printers, Large Copiers, Large Scanners, Microwave Ovens, Humidifiers, Heaters, Filing Cabinets, Chairs, Tables, Desks, etc.
$10 EACH: Small Printers, Small Copiers, Small Scanners, Small Fax Machines, Stereo Speakers, Radios and Radio Equipment, Amplifiers, Recording Equipment, CD Players, DVD Players, Blu-Ray Players, VCRs, Digital, Slide, And Overhead Projectors, Typewriters, Fans, Vacuum Cleaners, Power Tools, And Small Containers Of Household Batteries (like AA, AAA, C, D, 9 Volt). Also: Flat-screen computer monitors.
$5 EACH: Still and Video Cameras and Lenses, Game Systems and Games, Toasters, Blenders, Mixers, Coffeemakers, Popcorn Poppers, And Small Kitchen Appliances.
$5 PER SMALL CONTAINER: Computer Parts And Peripherals like Matrix Switches, Multiplexers, Docking Stations, Modems, Keyboards, Mice, Routers, Circuit Boards, Power Supplies, Hard Drives, Memory, Cables, Cords, Wires, Small Computer Speakers. Also: CDs, DVDs, Videotapes, Cassette Tapes, 8-Track Tapes, Reel-To-Reel Tapes, Remotes, Personal MP3 And CD Players, Answering Machines, Pagers, Tape Recorders, USB Media, Zip Disks, DLT Tapes, and Floppy Diskettes.
FREE: Cell phones, Smartphones (like iPhone), E-Readers (like Kindle and Nook), tablets (like iPad), PDAs, Laptop Computers, Desktop Computer Cases/Towers (except those with built-in or integral screens), Servers, Ink Cartridges, and Toner Cartridges.
NOT ACCEPTED: hazardous materials of any kind.
ETHICAL RECYCLING FEES: recycling fees are payable by cash, check, MasterCard, or VISA. (Our Ethical Recycling fees vary. These were typical fees at Massachusetts events in December 2013. Additional fees apply to pickups.)
FUN FACT #1: Our operations exceed the requirements set out in the Electronic Waste Code of EthicsTM--the highest and most comprehensive set of electronics life-cycle standards on the planet!
FUN FACT #2: Nothing we collect is tipped into landfills, incinerated as solid waste, or dumped in developing countries!
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