E-Cycle Coupon Program (Weekday, Year-round Program)

The City of Denver, in partnership with Metech Recycling, is now offering an E-cycle Coupon. The E-cycle coupon will allow Denver residents to drop-off their televisions, monitors and other electronic items at Metech Recycling's facility at a significantly discounted rate. Denver residents may request an E-cycle coupon by completing the online form or by calling 311 (720-913-1311).

More Electronics Recycling Resources

 

As of July 1, 2013, in accordance with Colorado’s Electronic Recycling Jobs Act (SB 12-133, 4/20/12) which bans the disposal of electronic waste in Colorado landfills, the City can no longer accept electronic devices in the trash.

Denver Recycles offers resources like an E-cycle Coupon and special collection events to assist you with recycling your unwanted electronics. There are also free and low cost recycling options through local retailers and manufacturers.

 
For the official bill, answers to FAQs and additional information, please visit www.colorado.gov/cdphe/ewaste

Best Buy and Staples now offer free electronics recycling at their stores. 

BEST BUY:  Consumers can now drop off items with screens up to 32 inches for tube televisions and 60 inches for flat-panel televisions, free of charge.  In addition to televisions, the in-store recycling program includes computer monitors, DVD players, audio and video cables, cell phones and other electronics.  For more information and to watch a video on Best Buy’s electronics recycling program visit BestBuy.com/Recycling

STAPLES:  Free recycling of desktops, laptops, monitors, printers, shredders, UPS devices, computer peripherals, and small office electronics like mobile phones, GPS, and digital cameras.  Accept all brands, but there is a limit of 6 items per customer per day and cannot accept televisions, appliances, floor model copiers, stereo equipment, alkaline batteries, and certain other household electronics. For more information visit Staples.com.

RECYCLING DIRECTORY:  You can also search Denver Recycles' online Recycling Directory for a list of local charities and companies that accept various electronic equipment for recycling.

Denver Recycles offers special collection events to assist you with recycling your unwanted electronics.  Special event schedule for 2015:

  • March 28th Electronics Recycling Collection Event:  223,418 pounds of old electronics were recycled at this event.
  • No other events planned at this time. 

Stay tuned to our website and Facebook postings for information on upcoming events.
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