Electronic Waste

2018 E-Waste Collection Event

Personal E-Waste Event

  • Saturday May 12, 9 am - 1 pm at Community Bank Parking lot (corner of Mill Street and Rio Grande Place in Aspen)
  • Free drop off for personal E-Waste only
  • E-Waste Collection Event Flyer and Acceptable Items List
  • Call the City's EHS office at 970-920-5039 for details
  • Sign up for notifications for next E-Waste Event here

Business E-Waste Pick Up Appointments Available

What is Electronic Waste?

  • Anything with a plug or battery (computers, printers, keyboards, monitors, televisions, stereos, microwaves, faxes, VCRs, cell phones, etc.)
  • These items can contain lead and other heavy metals and should not be put in the landfill where they may leak and contaminate the watershed
  • E-Waste is NOT smoke detectors, batteries, and mercury bulbs. These are household hazardous waste (HHW)
  • Colorado law prohibits anyone from disposing of electronic waste into a landfill

Where to Recycle

CFL (Compact Fluorescent Bulb) Recycling Locations in Aspen

  1. City Hall, Environmental Health Department, 2nd floor
  2. Alpine Bank, Aspen, 2nd floor
  3. Alpine Bank, AABC

Visit EPA's site for a map of all Certified Electronics Refurbishing and Recycling facilities in the U.S.