Environmentally-safe electronic waste recycling is available at both the Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center and at the East Side Recycling Center through the Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity ReStore for both electronics and small appliances, as well as, large appliances. 

Electronic waste includes computers, monitors, keyboards, printers, TVs, stereos, copiers, cables, networking hardware and other small electronic items. These items contain lead and other substances which are harmful to the environment if disposed of improperly.


Electronics and Appliance Recycling Locations

Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center, 3900 Hebl Ave.

Open 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Saturday
Pay at the scalehouse and you will be directed to the self-service recycling area.

Items accepted and fees: 
  • $12 per computer system or TV with 18" screen or smaller (fee includes computer components)
  • $17 per computer system or TV with larger than 18" screen (fee includes computer components)
  • $3 per miscellaneous electronic item (printers, CPUs, VCRs without a CRT screen/monitor)
  • $3 per small appliance (vacuum cleaners, alarm clocks, toasters, blenders, coffee pots)  
  • $0 per holiday light strand
  • $12.50 per large appliance (microwaves, dishwashers, refrigerators, ovens, washing machines, dryers, dehumidifiers, lawn mowers)
  • $1 per empty propane or helium tank

East Side Recycling Center, 2401 Scott Blvd. SE​,
Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity ReStore Donation Area 

Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday - Saturday 

Large appliances (microwaves, dishwashers, refrigerators, ovens, etc.) are not accepted at this location for recycling. Pay at ReStore's donation area.    

Items accepted and fees:    
  • $12 per computer system or TV with 18" screen or smaller (fee includes computer components)
  • $17 per computer system or TV with larger than 18" screen (fee includes computer components)
  • $3 per miscellaneous electronic item (printers, CPUs, VCRs without a CRT screen/monitor)
  • $3 per small appliance (vacuum cleaners, alarm clocks, toasters, blenders, coffee pots)  

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