Practical Tips Before Recycling Your Electronic Devices

Before you bring your electronic devices to one of our safe and secure drop-off locations, here are some practical e-waste recycling tips and suggestions:
Assess if the electronic device could be sold or given away.
Assess if some good working parts of the electronic device could be salvaged for reuse or refurbishment. The reuse and refurbish collectors in the OES program are listed.
Ensure the account service for your device is deactivated, if applicable.
Clear your device of personal information, including removing the SIM card.Practical Tips Before Recycling Your Electronic Devices

 

Before you bring your electronic devices to one of our safe and secure drop-off locations, here are some practical e-waste recycling tips and suggestions:
Assess if the electronic device could be sold or given away.
Assess if some good working parts of the electronic device could be salvaged for reuse or refurbishment. The reuse and refurbish collectors in the OES program are listed.
Ensure the account service for your device is deactivated, if applicable.
Clear your device of personal information, including removing the SIM card.