ACUA does not accept electronics. New Jersey Law prohibits computers, cell phones, monitors, laptops, portable computers and televisions from going in the trash.
Manufacturers are obligated to implement and finance the collection, transportation and recycling of covered electronic devices and offer such services at no cost to municipalities. Local disposal options include:
Atlantic County Municipalities:
See if your town has implemented its own electronics recycling program. Click here for a list of towns and municipal contacts.
The Apple Renew program accepts apple products for recycling at their location or online.
Atlantic County Apple Location:
The Pier at Caesars
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
As part of Best Buy's Electronics Recycling program, residents can recycle many electronic items, including tube TVs under 32", flat screens under 50", DVD players, home and car audio systems, MP3 players, desktop or laptop computers, cell phones, small electrics, fans and vacuums. Most items are free to recycle. TVs and computer monitors are $25 to recycle. Their haul-away or pickup programs for ensure large electronics are properly recycled. Please contact local store for details.
Atlantic County Best Buy:
- 100 Consumer Square, Mays Landing, NJ 08330
Goodwill Stores accept electronic items, including computer equipment, TVs, cameras, cell phones, video game consoles and more for recycling in any condition free of charge. Please contact local stores for details.
Atlantic County Goodwill Locations:
- 6701 Black Horse Pike, Cardiff, NJ 08234
- 200 White Horse Pike, Hammonton, NJ 08037 (limit 36' televisions)
Staples accepts computers, monitors, printers, ink and toner cartridges, tables, cell phones and more for recycling. Click here for a full list of items.
Atlantic County Staples Locations:
- 2300 Wrangleboro Road, Mays Landing, NJ 08330
- 9 Bethel Rd, Somers Point, NJ 08244
Approved Electronic Recyclers in New Jersey
NJDEP maintains a list of consumer electronics recycling facilities. Click here for the full list.
Earth911 also provides a list of disposal locations for electronics near you. Be sure to enter 'electronics' in the first search box and your zip code in the second box.
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