Possible Fee Items



Items with Possible Recycling Fees

The device you have selected by ClickCycling can be recycled in Washington State but may require a fee to do so.   Select your location to find recyclers that accept these items:

UW Seattle Campus     |     King County     |     Snohomish County     |     Pierce County

With the exception of UW Seattle recycling, the information on this page is for household recycling.   To make your recycling experience fast and efficient, we recommend that you:

  1. Call ahead! Make sure the business accepts your item and is open at a time that is convenient for you.  Confirm the recycling fee (if any) for your item.
  2. Know that many businesses offer pick-up of large items or a large volume of total items for a small fee.

 

Recycling Information for:
UW Seattle Campus

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  • If the item you are seeking to recycle was purchased with university funds (including state and federal grant funds), the item should be recycled through UW Surplus.
  • Small items (the size of a laptop computer or smaller) can be deposited in blue e-waste bins located in the Paul Allen Center Atrium (one on the CSE side and one on the EE side of the building) or in Room 137 of the Electrical Engineering Building on the Seattle campus.
  • The following small items can be placed in e.Media bins at various locations on the UW Seattle Campus (see here for locations):  non-confidential electronic media including CDs, DVDs, videotapes, audiotapes, computer disks, and media cases; cell phones, pagers, PDAs, smart phones, small electronics; inkjet and bubble jet printer cartridges; and batteries (alkaline, carbon, zinc, lithium, nickel-cadmium, nickel, metal hydride, and silver oxide)
  • If the item you are seeking to recycle does not fit into any of the categories above, it can be recycled by county off campus (see listings below).

Recycling Information for
King County

1 Green Planet (located in Renton)

  • (No Fee) Battery backups (UPS), TV set top boxes, DVD/Blu-ray players, headphones, satellite receivers, portable DVD players, portable media players, power inverters, projectors, surge protectors, TIVO, VCRs.

Best Buy (various locations)

  • (No Fee) Battery backups (UPS), cables and connectors, calculators, chargers, DVD players, fax machines, hard drives, headsets, heart monitors, hubs, keyboards, landline phones, memory, mice, mobile phones modems, pedometers, power inverters, portable media players, printers, projectors, radios, routers, set top boxes and satellite receivers, shredders, surge protectorsTIVO, VCRs, webcams,
  • Limit of three items per household per day

Friendly Earth (located in Seattle)

  • (No Fee) Answering Machines, Cable/Satellite Converters, CD/DVD Players, Cell Phones, Cameras, Camcorders, Modems, Keyboards, Mice, Fax Machines, Electric Toothbrushes, Copiers, Receivers, Radios, Yard Tools, Video Games, Stereos, Speakers

InterConnection Computer Reuse and Learning Center (main facility in Seattle)

  • See website for more locations
  • (No Fee) Cell phones, hard drives, most portable electronics
  • ($5 Fee) Printers

PC Recycle and Repair (located in Bellevue, Woodinville, and Kirkland)

  • (No Fee) Mobile phones, Printed Circuit Boards, Servers, Network Switches
  • ($5 Fee) Stereo Receivers, DVD/CD/VHS/Tape players, Printers
  • ($3 Fee) Landline Telephones

Total Reclaim (located in Seattle)

3R Technology (located in Seattle)

A Plus Removal and Recycling (located in Auburn)

E-Waste Center Inc. (located in Tukwila)

RE-PC (located in Tukwila)

 


Recycling Information for
Snohomish County

PC Recycle and Repair (located in Lynnwood)

  • (No Fee) Mobile phones, Printed Circuit Boards, Servers, Network Switches
  • ($5 Fee) Stereo Receivers, DVD/CD/VHS/Tape players, Printers
  • ($3 Fee) Landline Telephones

Best Buy (various locations)

  • (No Fee) Battery backups (UPS), cables and connectors, calculators, chargers, DVD players, fax machines, hard drives, headsets, heart monitors, hubs, keyboards, landline phones, memory, mice, mobile phones modems, pedometers, power inverters, portable media players, printers, projectors, radios, routers, set top boxes and satellite receivers, shredders, surge protectorsTIVO, VCRs, webcams,
  • Limit of three items per household per day

E-Waste LLC (located in Lynnwood and Everett)

Ace Metal Company (located in Mukilteo)

 


Recycling Information for
Pierce County

SBK Recycling (located in Tacoma)

  • (No Fee) Mobile phones, handheld games, printers, scanners, keyboards, mice, servers, routers, UPS backups, VCRs, DVD players, stereos, audio components, cameras, most miscellaneous electronics

Best Buy (various locations)

  • (No Fee) Battery backups (UPS), cables and connectors, calculators, chargers, DVD players, fax machines, hard drives, headsets, heart monitors, hubs, keyboards, landline phones, memory, mice, mobile phones modems, pedometers, power inverters, portable media players, printers, projectors, radios, routers, set top boxes and satellite receivers, shredders, surge protectorsTIVO, VCRs, webcams,
  • Limit of three items per household per day

Tacoma Recovery and Transfer Center (located in Tacoma)

  • (No Fee) Mobile phones

Better PC Recycle (located in Lakewood)

Calbag Metals (located in Tacoma)

Green PC (located in Tacoma)

Recycling Resources (located in Puyallup)

Simon Metals, LLC (located in Tacoma)