For a fee, your curbside service provider might be willing to recycle some of these wastes such as computers
You can take this material to recycle at drop offs in:
Printer Ink and Toner Cartridges
These are accepted for recycling by Jane's Artifacts in Hailey, Copy & Print in Hailey, and Business As Usual in Ketchum.
The CD Recycling Center of America will take your properly packaged CD and DVD discs and jewel cases. While this is a FREE service, they do ask for a small contribution and you'll have to pay for shipping. Here are all the details.
Best Buy in Twin Falls (and Boise) is offering new recycling services that fill in some gaps we experience with our local recycling services. It doesn't matter where you bought the items and no purchase is required. Here is a list of items you can take to their store for recycling (most are free; any charges are noted):
Best Buy will take tube TV's up to 32" and flat screens up to 60".
DVD Players, home and car audio systems, computer cables, peripherals, small electrics, fans and vacuum cleaners: all recycled for free at Best Buy. Best Buy in Boise also has a trade-in program where you can exchange many small electronic items for gift cards.
Computers are, of course, accepted for recycling at Ohio Gulch, but if cleaning the hard drive concerns you, Best Buy has a Geek Squad video you can watch online on how to remove it.
PC Recyclers out of Boise takes all computer, audio equipment, including power cables, and microwaves. They only want to pick up large amounts, so if you have these items, bring them to us at the ERC and we will call them when we have a pile. For a large collection, call 208-658-1100.
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