Electronics Recycling: Items Accepted

Why do I have to recycle electronics?

By law, electronic items must be recycled separately and cannot be put out and collected with regular trash.

Items Accepted for Electronics Recycling

Items accepted at Livingston's Electronic Recycling Events include:

Cellular Telephones (erase memory if possible)
Computers & Components (erase or remove hard drives if possible)
Copiers
DVD Players
Electronic Games
Fax Machines
Keyboards
Laptops
Monitors/Flat Screens
Pagers
PDAs
Portable Electronic Music Devices
Printers
Radios
Scanners
Speakers
Stereos
Telecom Equipment
Televisions
Typewriters
USB and Other Cables
VCRs

Items Not Accepted for Electronics Recycling

These items are not accepted at Livingston's Electronics Recycling Events

Air Conditioners  - Register for Metal Pickup

Audio and Video Tapes - Put in regular garbage for pickup

CDs and DVDs - Put in regular garbage for pickup

Dehumidifiers - Register for Metal Pickup

Diskettes - Put in regular garbage for pickup

Inkjet/Laser Printer and Fax Cartridges

Irons - Register for Metal Pickup

Lightbulbs - Put in regular garbage for pickup

Microwave Ovens - Register for Metal Pickup

Rechargeable Batteries - Bring to an Essex County Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Event

Smoke Detectors - Put in regular garbage for pickup (only 1 per pickup)

Toasters and Toaster Ovens - Register for Metal Pickup

Vacuum Cleaners - Put in regular garbage for pickup

White Goods (Large Appliances -- e.g., Washers, Dryers, Refrigerators) - Register for Metal Pickup

Yard Appliances - Register for Metal Pickup

Zip Disks -  Put in regular garbage for pickup