computer-recycle

Recycling Collection For Computers & Unwanted Electronics

Released October 10, 2018 10:00 AM

Items Accepted & Information

Come support the City of Alpharetta and the Alpharetta Natural Resources Commission to keep the environment clean and recycle your unwanted electronics! North Fulton businesses and residents will be able to recycle computers and other electronic equipment on Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 9:00 am until Noon.  Note: This collection is being moved to a new location; Alpharetta Department of Public Works, 1790 Hembree Road, Alpharetta, Georgia. See below for acceptable items. 

The City of Alpharetta has teamed up with “Atlanta Recycling Solutions” to accomplish the collection.  The event is designed to give residents and businesses the opportunity to properly recycle and dispose electronic waste.  Atlanta Recycling Solutions recycles everything it accepts and materials are NEVER sent to be processed in developing nations – everything is done here in North America! 

The following items will be accepted at no charge:


•   Computers                                 

•   DVD players & VCRs

•   Portable electronics                      

•   Mobile phones

•   Computer parts                           

•   Telephones

•   iPads                                        

•   Toner cartridges

•   Cables/Wires                            

•   Calculators

•   Monitors (Note $10 for CRT monitors) 

•   Printers

•   Small electronics                          

•   Laptops

•   UPS batteries


 

Please note that there will be a $20.00 charge for acceptable televisions - no projection TV’s, console units, or TV tubes.  An additional charge of $10.00 will also be applied for CRT monitors

 

 

The following items will not be accepted:


•   Small appliances

•   Microwave ovens

•   Tires

•   Refrigerators

•   Freezers

•   Trash

•   Humidifiers and dehumidifiers

•   Washers

•   Dryers

•   Power equipment

•   Vacuum cleaners

•   Ovens

 


 

Please see the attached flyer for a more complete listing of acceptable items. 

We request that businesses having a large amount of electronics contact Atlanta Recycling Solutions directly at (678) 566-6665 to discuss pick up options.

This event is being held in conjunction with a Community Shredding Collection at this location from 9:00 am to Noon.

For more information about this event please contact Terry Porter at (678) 297-6213 or tporter@alpharetta.ga.us.