Recycling Guide

Disposal Ban: As of January 1, 2015, consumers may no longer dispose of certain types of electronic equipment in landfills, waste-to-energy facilities, in the trash, or at curbside for trash pickup. Visit New York State DEC’s website for more information.

>>Click here to see a list of items that we can accept at the Reuse Marketplace at Rochester Greenovation

General Guidance on Recycling in NYS: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

eSCRAP Recycling Center
780 Ridge Road in Webster, NY 14580

NO TVS, Fridges, yard equipment, hazardous waste, de-humidifiers

  • Computers (Desktops & Laptops)
  • Printers (Ink or Toner)
  • Ink/Toner Cartridges
  • Computer Accessories (Mice, Keyboards, Webcams, Speakers, Microphones etc.)
  • Computer Monitors (CRT, LCD, LED)
  • Microwave Ovens (Non PCB)
  • Copiers
  • Typewriters
  • Fax Machines
  • Telephones
  • Cell Phones & Chargers
  • GPS Units
  • Pagers
  • PDA’s
  • Tablets
  • Answering Machines
  • MP3 Players
  • Scanners
  • VHS/DVD/CD/Cassette Players
  • VHS Tapes
  • Cassette Tapes
  • CDs/DVDs
  • Radios
  • Storage Devices (External Hard Drives, Solid State Drives, SD Cards, Memory Cards, Card Readers, etc.)
  • Audio Equipment (Speakers, Microphones, DJ Equipment, Receivers, Recording Devices, Headphones, etc.)
  • Video Equipment (Cameras, Video Cameras, Web Cams, Recording Devices, etc.)
  • Communications Equipment
  • Medical Testing Equipment
  • Laboratory Equipment
  • Circuit Boards
  • Cables, Wires, Power Cords, Power Strips
  • Batteries (some recycling charges may apply depending on battery type)
  • Most home appliances

Metalico Rochester
Multiple locations

Scrap metal, cars, car parts, e-scrap. Visit Metalico’s website for details.

Metalico Transfer, Inc.
150 Lee Road, Rochester, NY 14606

Mon - Fri7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun Closed

An environmentally conscious recycling process.

  • Air Conditioners (Freon Drained)
  • Weed Whackers
  • Vacuum Cleaners
  • Silverware
  • Blenders
  • Appliances (All Including Microwaves)
  • Christmas Lights
  • Coat Hangers
  • Hot Water Heaters
  • Plumbing figtures
  • Radiators
  • lawn furniture
  • lawn mowers
  • screen doors/windows

Maven Technologies
1450 Lyell Avenue, Rochester, NY, 14606
585-458-2460 (toll free 800-609-2435)

Computers and electronics recycling, including TVs

Monroe County ecopark
10 Avion Drive, Rochester, New York, 14624

For Monroe County residents (not businesses, non-profits, governments, churches, etc.)

  • Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) - Appointment required!
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Non-cathode ray tube (CRT) electronic waste
  • Clothing
  • Flags (U.S.)
  • Clean and dry plastic bags and product wrap
  • Rechargeable batteries (no alkaline)
  • Clean Styrofoam (#6) packing and compost give-back

Monroe Tech Computer & Electronics Recycling
53 South Ave., Hilton, NY 14468

Free computer and electronics recycling. Visit the website for a complete list of accepted and not accepted items.