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In many states, it’s the law! In some states, electronics are prohibited from being disposed of in a landfill or incinerator. Electronics can include desktop or personal computers, tablets, computer monitors, desktop printers, desktop fax machines, or televisions.
Retrievr does not take stoves but will take mini refrigerators, window air conditioners, microwaves, and/or dehumidifiers for an additional fee.
Used electronics can be de-manufactured and sold for parts or scrap. Some electronics can be re-conditioned and sold.
There is a $12.50 doorstep fee or:
Some TVs and monitors are a challenge to recycle when they contain a Cathode Ray Tube (CRT). These devices contain hazardous materials and disposal is extremely expensive. We must charge a convenience fee for their collection.
Retrievr has a secure account with Square to process credit card payments. After you schedule your collection, you will be sent a link to pay for your CRT TV or computer monitor in advance. Your card will only be charged after the collection is complete.
Their size and weight make them harder to handle.
Retrievr only uses responsible vendors who destroy personal information prior to scrapping or repurposing any device. Our professional staff controls the devices until they are securely delivered to certified electronics recycling companies.
If you have more questions about this program between the Township and retrievr, you may email Upper Providence Township or call the township at 610-565-4944.