E-WASTE RECYCLING FOR CITY OF PITTSBURGH RESIDENTS

WHEN: Weekly November through February / Tuesdays 2 – 5 p.m. & Thursdays 3 – 6 p.m.

* No collections on March 14 and May 23 

WHERE: City of Pittsburgh Environmental Services, 3001 Railroad Street, Pgh., PA 15201

REGISTER:

COLLECTION EVENTS THROUGH FEBRUARY 2024 

THURSDAY COLLECTION CLICK HERE

COLLECTION EVENTS FOR MARCH THROUGH OCTOBER 2024

TUESDAY COLLECTION CLICK HERE

THURSDAY COLLECTION CLICK HERE

NOTE: WHILE REGISTRATION IS FREE, MATERIAL DISPOSAL IS CHARGED AT A COST OF $0.35 PER POUND TO RECYCLE.

PAYMENT:  Payment is accepted via cash, check or card.


All acceptable materials will be weighed, and fees assessed when material is dropped off. PRC reserves the right to refuse any material deemed unacceptable.  

Acceptable Materials

  • All Computer Monitors (flat screen & CRT)
  • Televisions (all types, including console)
  • Printers
  • Home Phones & Cell Phones
  • Mice & Keyboards
  • Servers, Routers & Modems
  • DVD Players, VCRs & Stereos
  • Copiers & Scanners
  • Video Game Consoles
  • Electronic Cables
  • Freon Appliances including air conditioners and dehumidifiers
  • Microwave Ovens
  • VHS, DVDs, Cassette tapes
  • Batteries including alkaline, nicad, and lead acid
    • Battery safety and preparation information
  • CPU (towers) & Laptops* accepted at no cost*

We are NOT accepting household hazardous waste (HHW), pharmaceuticals or tires at these collections. HHW will be collected periodically spring through fall.  Click here for details.

If you have questions about any materials listed above, or not listed above, please email recyclepgh@prc.org or give us a call at 412-489-9299.

Procedures:

  • Please arrive on site at your allotted time.
  • Place materials to be recycled in trunk or truck bed if able
  • Payment is accepted via cash, check, debit, or credit card

If you are unable to attend your scheduled appointment please email recyclepgh@prc.org, or call us at 412-489-9299