Instead of collecting electronics at our Household Hazardous Waste facility, Secure e-Cycle, located nearby our HHW facility, will provide electronic recycling. They are open Monday - Friday from 9am - 3:30pm as well as the second Saturday of each month from March - October. There is no appointment necessary to drop off your material. The following charges will apply:
- Televisions under 31" - $25
- Televisions over 31" - $35
- CRT computer monitors - $10
- LCD computer monitors - $5
- PCs with data destruction - $5
- Paper for secure shredding - $25 for the first box and $5 for each additonal box
Secure e-Cycle recycles and accepts any item with a cord except for items that contain Freon, and large appliance including deep freezers, refrigerators, and dehumidifiers. For a complete list of accepted items.
Located just across the highway from our Household Hazardous Waste facility:
3052 S. 24th St., Kansas City, KS 66106
Monday-Friday 9am to 3:30pm
2nd Saturday of the month 8am to 11:45am (March-October)
(please note: Saturday is cash or check only)
Electronic Recycling Drop-Off Locations
There are several locations in Johnson County that accept electronic waste including old computers, TVs, stereos, or nearly anything with a cord.
The City of Olathe accepts electronic waste free of charge from Johnson County residents at their Household Hazardous Waste Facility. By appointment only.
Goodwill Stores will accept all electronics that are still functioning. Use the Goodwill Locator to find a store near you.
Other businesses that accept electronic waste:
Secure e-Cycle is a Triple A rated electronic waste recycler. They accept drop-offs at their Kansas City, KS location and accept nearly any item with a cord; exceptions include large appliances and items that contain Freon. Charges apply for certain items.
MRC Recycling is a fully certified electronic waste recycler. They accept residential drop-offs at their Kansas City and Independence locations. Fees apply for certain items.
The Surplus Exchange has been recycling electronics for 25 years. They take e-waste from the public. They also will pickup e-waste from businesses. Charges do apply to some items. They are located in the West Bottoms of Kansas City.
Best Buy currently charges $25 per item for recycling TVs and monitors. Check out their website for a complete list of accepted items.
Recycle your electronics with Office Depot's Tech Recycling Program. Bring your items to a conveniently located Office Depot and an associate will help you box up your electronics, a small fee ($5-15) will apply.
Customers can recycle e–waste by simply bringing their used electronics to any U.S. Staples store. All brands are accepted, regardless of whether or not the equipment was purchased at Staples. A recycling fee of $10 per piece of large equipment is charged to cover handling, transport, product disassembly and recycling. Smaller computer peripherals such as keyboards, mice, and speakers are accepted at no charge.
RecycleSpot is an easy-to-use, comprehensive list of recycling and reuse services, including those that accept electronics and electronic media, in Greater Kansas City.
uSell is a website where you can find a buyer for your cell phone. You can also sell MP3 players, game consoles, e-readers, tablets, and cameras. Buyers have been screened and the offers are consolidated making it easy for you to find the best offer. Try it out now!
Electronic Waste Resources