WANT TO RECYCLE A COMPUTER BUT DON’T KNOW IF YOU CAN?
Computers can usually be recycled at recycling centers. To find out where your local recycling facilities are, you can contact us.
- Make sure that you permanently delete all files and programs on your computer’s hard-drive
- Remove your personal data to reduce the risk of it being used by someone else.
Yes, they can be recycled with normal household batteries at battery collection points. However we have been advised that you should put a piece of electrical tape over the terminals.
Donating your unwanted computer equipment to a charity is a great way to help others. For some charities it is important that the equipment is in good working order; however other groups, such as Seattlelaptop.