E-waste recycling at Abrons on Sunday, October 26

The Lower East Side Ecology Center is holding another e-waste recycling event in our neighborhood in a couple of weeks — Sunday, October 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Here’s what they take and don’t take:

We accept the following working and non-working equipment:

• Computers (laptops & desktops, servers, mainframes)
• Monitors
• Printers, scanners, fax-machines, copiers
• Network devices (routers, hubs, modems, etc.)
• Peripherals (keyboards, mice, cables, cords, chargers, etc.)
• Tablets and E-readers
• Components (hard drives, CD-ROMs, circuit boards, power supplies, etc.)
• TVs, VCRs, DVRs, & DVD Players
• Digital Converter Boxes, Cable/Satellite Receivers
• Portable music players
• Audio-visual equipment
• Video-games
• Cell phones, pagers, PDAs
• Telecommunication (phones, answering machines, etc.)

We cannot accept home appliances such as microwaves, refrigerators, or air conditioners and we also cannot accept ionization smoke detectors or carbon monoxide detectors (those that are labeled as containing radioactive material). For information on how to dispose of these items, click linked item.

Please note: To recycle media, such as disks, CDs, and VHS tapes please recycle with Green Disk. We can also accept media but suggest a donation of $.50 per item to cover our disposal costs.

More info here.