Electronics Recycling

Texas Township is offering an Electronics Recycling Event in conjunction with Shred Day. We are partnering with Comprenew, based in Grand Rapids, MI.

2024 Event Details

Date: Saturday, April 20

Time: 9am-12noon

Location: Texas Township Hall - 7227 West Q Avenue. Please use Q Avenue entrance. 

Accepted items include:

Comprenew accepts any electronic device with a cord, battery or circuit board.

Office and Household Electronics

  • Air cleaners, humidifiers
  • Batteries (Alkaline, Lithium, Lithium-Ion, Ni-Cad, Lead Acid, etc.)
  • Cell phones and mobile devices
  • Copiers
  • DVD players and VCR’s
  • Fax Machines
  • Gaming Systems
  • GPS units
  • iPods, MP3 players
  • Ink and toner cartridges
  • Microwaves
  • Medical Equipment (non-hazardous)
  • Mercury containing thermometers
  • Mercury vapor lights
  • Power tools (electric only)
  • Projectors
  • Radios, Stereos and CD players
  • Smoke detectors
  • Televisions (complete sets only)
  • Various media (floppy disks, CD’s, DVD’s, memory sticks)
  • Small appliances

Computer Components and Accessories

  • Circuit boards
  • Computers (desktops, laptops, main frames, tablets)
  • Docking stations, routers
  • Hard Drives
  • Internal, external disk drives
  • Keyboards and mice
  • Modems
  • CRT, LCD TV’s and monitors (any size)
  • Networking equipment
  • PDA’s (Blackberrys, Pam Pilots)
  • Power cords, cables, wires
  • Printers, scanners
  • Ram/memory
  • Servers, server racks
  • Tape back-up
  • Optional Refrigerants (No larger than dorm size fridge)

Unacceptable items include:

  • Radioactive materials
  • Helium Tanks
  • Paint supply booth air filters
  • Photographic processing materials
  • Fertilizers
  • Insecticides/pesticides
  • Flammables
  • Antifreeze
  • Fire Extinguisher canisters
  • Asbestos contaminated materials
  • Paint, paint thinners
  • Oil based paints and stains
  • Propane cylinders
  • Aerosol containers
  • Tires
  • Firework devices
  • Sharps
  • Processed wood
  • Fluorescent lights (Please arrange separate pickup.)
  • Materials containing PCB’s
  • Ammunition
  • Weapons

Recycling

Comprenew will not dispose of any electronic items collected. Comprenew has a zero landfill policy on electronic devices sent to the facility.