Electronic Devices May NOT be Thrown into the Trash - According to new U.S. and PA regulations, electronic devices including desktop and laptop computers, computer monitors, computer peripherals, computer tablets and televisions must be properly recycled and may not be thrown into the trash. Your trash hauler is not permitted to accept these devices and will leave them behind as uncollectible.
So where can you take these items?
iGreen Electronics, 250 Corporate Drive, Reading, Pa 19605
Don’t miss this opportunity to recycle your used and outdated electronics free of charge! Items accepted include - Computers, Printers, Fax Machines, Computer Cables, Wires, Radios, CD Players, Record Players, Christmas Lights, Car Batteries, Rechargeable Batteries, Copiers, DVD Players, Microwaves, Cable Boxes, Satellite Boxes, Monitors, Flat panel Televisions, Gaming Consoles, Cell Phones, Keyboards, Speakers, Scrap Metal, And More...
There are additional fees for CRT televisions. For additional information, call iGreen Recycling at 610-926-1717 or visit www.igreenrecycling.com
Directions - iGgreen Electronics is located on Corporate Center Drive Building #2. If you are traveling north or south on route 61 you should turn west onto Tuckertown Rd. heading toward Stoudts Ferry Bridge Rd. Go approx. one quarter mile, turn right on to Corporate Center Dr. (right turn just before bridge) proceed straight ahead and look for building #2 on the right side and iGreen Electronics in the center of building #2.
Berks County Electronic Recycling Center
Berks County aslo has an electronic recycling center - The Berks County Solid Waste Authority provides a recycling center for county residents. It is located at 1316 Hilltop Rd., Leesport, Pa. (Bern Twp.) Open every Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday, 8 a.m. to 12 noon. ELECTRONIC ITEMS ACCEPTED INCLUDE: Computers, Monitors, Laptops, Keyboards, Modems, Printers, Copier, etc., Microwaves, Stereos, Television, VCRs, Telephones, Answering Machines, etc., Fluorescent bulbs, All types of Batteries, Air Conditioners & Dehumidifiers
RESIDENTIAL Rates -
- All Electronic Items (Residents ONLY) Free of Charge
- Fluorescent tubes , CFL Bulbs & Batteries Free of Charge
- Air Conditioners & Dehumidifiers Free of Charge
For additional information:
Berks County Solid Waste Authority
For more detail about electronic recyclables materials, please visit USEPA web site at http://www.epa.gov/osw/conserve/materials/ecycling/donate.htm