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Electronics Recycling

Students/faculty/staff can recycle the following "personal" items at either of the Geek locations--no University-owned items may be recycled with us.  Items other than a handheld device (e.g., cell phone, PDA, MP3 player), a printer cartridge, batteries, or cord/cable may require a picture ID to recycle.  We do not pickup items.

Once an item is delivered for recycling, IT Geeks cannot return it to the owner.  Participation in this program constitutes a relinquishment of all rights to the item delivered to IT Geeks.

cell phone pic Handheld Devices Cell Phones, PDAs, MP3 Players, Kindle, GPS system
printer ink pic Printer Cartridges Inkjet, Laser
battery pic Batteries Lead acid, lithium, rechargeable, & button batteries NO alkaline or car batteries or Universal Power Supplies (UPS)
cable pic Cables and Cords Ethernet, power, HDMI, RCA, Power Strips
PC pic Computers & Peripherals & Parts  Desktop and Laptop and peripherals (e.g., keyboards, mice), computer boards but NO CRT monitors
TV pic TV Flat screens under 40"
VCR pic Media Devices Blu-Ray/DVD players; Roku
CD pic Media BlueRay disk, DVD disks, CDs, Floppy disks
USB pic USB Drives Thumb drives
camera pic Cameras Digital, SLR, Film, Camcorder
radio pic Radio Radios under 20 lbs.
game console icon Game Consoles Any portable game consoles
printer icon Other  Small printers, copiers, fax machines, audio equipment

Because of limited space and transportation costs, we can not recycle items such as the ones listed below.  You can, however, take them yourself to Kentucky Recycling.  We do not pickup items.

no tv pic no fridge pic no microwave pic

No old CRT TVs or Monitors; Refrigerators; Microwaves; Toasters; items over 20 lbs. 

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