City of Wilkes-Barre to host two, E-Recycling Events this October

Get rid of old computers, printers, cell phones, small appliances, and more.
E-Recycling Events Coming to the City of Wilkes-Barre

Wilkes-Barre, PA: This October, the City of Wilkes-Barre will be hosting, two drive-through Electronics Recycling Events for City Residents. These events will run in partnership with Responsible Recycling Solutions (RSS).

These events will only be open to residents of the City of Wilkes-Barre, who must provide proof of residency. Residents must remain inside their car, as these are non-contact events.


Monday, October 25, 2021, from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Thursday, October 28, 2021, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Both events will take place at the Wilkes-Barre Public Works Facility, 3 Conyngham Ave, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711.

Items accepted for free are:

·         Desktop & Laptop Computers

·         DVD Players & VCR’s

·         Keyboards & Mice

·         Gaming Systems

·         Printers/Fax Machines

·         String Christmas Lights

·         Cables & Cords

·         Microwaves & Small Appliances

·         Cell Phone & Laptop Batteries

·         Metal Items & Water Heaters

·         Calculators & Adding Machines

·         Exercise Equipment                

·         UPS Battery Backups

·         Car Batteries (sealed lead acid)

·         Toner & Ink Cartridges

·         Bed Frames & Rain spouting

·         Audio Visual Equipment

·         Filing Cabinets

·         Telephones & Cell Phones*

*Please Remove Cell Phone Batteries

Additional Items that can be recycled with a fee, paid via Cash or Checks ONLY. Please Make Checks Payable to Responsible Recycling Services or RRS:

·         CRT Monitors - $17.00 (Tube Type)

·         LCD Monitors - $12.00

·         Televisions under 42” - $38.00 ALL Types

·         Floor Copiers - $20.00

·         Console Stereos (in cabinet) - $35.00

·         TVs (in wooden cabinet, Projection, Over 42”, TV Tubes