Prince William County residents are urged to properly dispose of or recycle electronics at the County Landfill. Residents are limited to three units for disposal per visit. There is no charge to County residents for this service. Collections will be held in tandem with the Household Hazardous Waste Collection. See the Location & Hours page for the most current information on days and time for this service.
Electronics will not be accepted from businesses.
(See below for alternative sites.)
The Electronics Recycling Program accepts:
*Large floor standing copiers and plotter type printers may be recycled in the scrap metal pile area after removal of all inks and toners.
Items not accepted as part of the Electronics Recycling Program, that can be disposed of at the PWC Landfill or BFR Compost Facility during regular operating hours are:
Recycling Electronic Media - Green Disk offers a mail back recycling program for “tech trash.” It accepts all forms of electronic media and their cases (diskettes, zip disks, CDs, CD-Rs, CD-RWs, DVDs, video tape, audio tape, game cartridges, DAT, DLT and virtually all other type of computer tapes), hard drives, Zip and Jaz drives, jump drives, inkjet and toner printer cartridges, cell phones, pagers, PDAs and their chargers, headsets, rechargeable batteries (but not regular alkaline ones) and their chargers, small computer accessories such as MP3 players, iPods, digital cameras, hand-held scanners, handheld games and other connected devices, cords, cables, boards, chips, and items removed from a computer, and laptop computers. For more information, call Green Disk at 800-305-DISK or view its website at http://www.greendisk.com/.
Electronics Recycling For Businesses
Businesses can check with the supplier or manufacture of their electronic equipment for information regarding electronics recycling programs. Also refer to the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality - Computer and Electronics Recycling website.
The following list of companies may provide electronics recycling services for businesses. No recommendations or referrals are made about the reliability or quality of the services provided by these companies.