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E-Waste Disposal and Recycling

The Covered Device Recycling Act (CDRA) requires that select electronic devices no longer be disposed of in Pennsylvania landfills. All of these devices are required to be properly recycled. Please see more regarding the CDRA requirements and your options below.

The following items are not permitted in the landfill and must go to special recycling facilities. Therefore, they are not able to be placed in your curbside trash or recycling containers.

  • Televisions
  • Computer monitors
  • Computer towers
  • Computer peripherals (keyboards, mice, etc)
  • Printers

Tip: Before discarding or recycling an electronic device, consider trying to fix it. Click for guides to fix various devices.



E-Waste Disposal Options


Curbside Pickup (Select Areas)

We offer scheduled pickup of E-Waste in select areas. Due to permit rules, this service is available only to current residential customers in the areas below:

  • Edinboro
  • Greenville
  • New Wilmington
  • Hermitage
  • Pine Township, Mercer County
  • Liberty Township, Mercer County
  • Springfield Township, Mercer County
  • West Mead Township, Crawford County
  • Vernon Township, Crawford County
  • Sadsbury Township, Crawford County
  • Venango County (any non-contracted area in Venango County is included.)
     
    Click here for instructions on scheduling a pickup.

Drop Off Service

Our Grove City location offers drop off options for E-Waste, regardless of whether you are a current customer. Fees apply.

For hours and other drop off location information, visit our Drop Off Facility page.


Additional Collections


There are various organizations that host collection events for E-Waste and Hard to Recycle items.



For more information

Additional information about the Covered Device Recycling Act (CDRA) can be found on the PA DEP web site here.

Also, see Consumer Information from the PA DEP web site.

Pennsylvania Resource Council also has information on E-Waste collections and disposal sites.