Electronic Waste (E-Waste)

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E-Waste Day is April 14, 2018

Back by Popular Demand! The City of Rochester is hosting a free electronics recycling collection day for city residents. E-Waste Day will provide the community with a safe method of recycling unwanted or outdated electronics at no cost. 

  • Date: Sat, April 14, 2018 (rain or shine)
  • Time: 9 a.m. - noon
  • Location: Capelli Sport Stadium, 460 Oak Street, Rochester NY, 14608 (enter at Smith Street)  

 City residents can drop off for free disposal electronics such as: 

  • laptops
  • desktops
  • computer accessories
  • TVs (Limit of 4 CRT TVs per vehicle)
  • monitors
  • audio/video equipment
  • mp3 players
  • communications equipment
  • servers and IT equipment
  • printers
  • scanners
  • copiers
  • fax machines
  • cellphones
  • PDAs
  • medical/lab equipment
  • anything else with a circuit board or cord! 

**Please do not bring items containing Freon (air conditioners, de-humidifiers, refrigerators, etc.), gas-powered equipment or household hazardous waste. 

What is e-waste?

Electronic waste (e-waste) items include unwanted cell phones, TVs, laptops, desktops, computer accessories, monitors, printers, scanners, VCRs, DVDs, CD players, radios video game consoles, servers/IT equipment, and other devices with a circuit board or cord. 

It is against New York State law to discard electronic items in the trash or recycling at the curb. Electronic waste items must be disposed at New York State electronic waste collection sites. 

How do I get rid of e-waste?

E-Waste collection sites and services include but are not limited to: 

ecopark
10 Avion Drive
Rochester, NY 14624
(585) 753-7600

Maven Technologies, LLC
1450 Lyell Avenue
Rochester, NY 14606
(585) 458-2460

Regional Computer Recycling and Recovery (RCRR)
1 (888) 563-1340

Sunnking
(585) 637-8365

Click here for a complete list of NYS electronic waste collection sites.Please contact collection sites to for more information about drop off procedures, hours of operation and fees. 

Questions?

Please call 311 or 585-428-5990 (outside of city limits)