A Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Mandate prohibits curbside collection of Electronics (desktop computers, monitors, laptops, computer peripherals and televisions)
On January 24, 2013, a disposal ban on covered devises went into effect in Pennsylvania, making it illegal to dispose of a covered device (The term includes desktop computers, monitors, laptops, computer peripherals and televisions) with their municipal solid waste. These devices and their components must be properly recycled and may not be taken to, or accepted by, landfills or other solid waste disposal facilities for disposal.
The following recycle centers, retail and non profit outlets recycle electronic items. Other recycling centers will be posted as they become available.
- Junk King - 602 E. Pennsylvania Ave, Feasterville, PA 19053, 1-888-888-5865
- E--Waste Experts, Inc. - www.ewasteexperts.com, 416 Green Lane, Bristol, PA 19007, 877-328-2927, fee per lb. for certain items
- Bucks County Planning Commission - Household Hazard Waste events and information www.buckscounty.org/pc or 215-345-3400
It’s best to call ahead to confirm which electronic items are being accepted and when.
For more information on the Bucks County Planning Commission Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program, please visit their website at:
Other drop off events will be posted as they become available.