Currently, there are 26 states listed below, that maintain legislation requiring consumers to properly recycle various types of e-waste. With the exception of California, all states listed below hold the various OEM’s (Original Equipment Manufacturers) responsible for covering the costs associated with proper e-waste recycling.
The Pennsylvania Covered Device Recycling Act – (House Bill 708), Act 108 of 2010, requires manufacturers of covered devices (computers, laptops, all types of computer monitors, computer peripherals – printers, keyboards, mice, and all types of televisions) whose products are sold in Pennsylvania to participate in the program. Manufacturers must establish an environmentally sustainable program that collects, transports and recycles covered devices at no charge to Pennsylvania households/residents and small business with 50 employees or less. Please see below for a list of convenient collections points provided by Dynamic Recycling in the state of Pennsylvania. Please contact Dynamic Recycling at (877) 781-4030 with any questions or concerns. For general information about the Pennsylvania Covered Device Recycling Act, please Click Here.
(Article 27, Title 26 of the Environmental Conservation Law) allow all New York entities (households, residents, business, etc.) to recycle electronic waste (e-waste) in an environmentally sustainable manner at no charge (minus charging for Premium Services stated below). Manufacturers are required to establish a convenient program for the collection and recycling of covered electronic equipment (CEE) or reuse of electronic waste. Manufacturers of CEE’s will be responsible for the implementation of an acceptance program for the end-of-life electronic e-waste. For questions in regards to the New York manufacture e-waste law or general guidelines, please Click Here.
PREMIUM SERVICES: Collection, transportation and recycling of Covered Electronic Equipment must be free to all New York Covered Entities except for the following exemptions: For-profit entities with 50 or more full-time equivalents; Not-for-profit corporations not including a 501(c)(3) non-profit with 75 or more full time equivalents; and any “premium services” provided to a Covered Entity including equipment and data security, refurbishment for reuse by the consumer, and other premium services as determined by the NYS DEC.
Below entities are eligible for free recycling in New York
- Any New York Household or Resident
- For-profit entities with 49 or fewer full time employees
- Not-for-profit corporations with 74 or fewer full time employees
- Any not-for-profit corporation designated under section 501( c )(3) of the internal revenue code
- New York government entities
- A public corporation, public school, school district, private or parochial school or board of cooperative educational services
NEW YORK COVERED ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT (CEE) INCLUDE:
▪ Computers ▪ Televisions ▪ Small Scale Servers ▪ Computer Peripherals (including any cable, cord, or wiring permanently affixed to or incorporated into such product) ▪ Monitors ▪ Electronic Keyboards
▪ Electronic Mice or Similar Pointing Devices ▪Facsimile Machines (only if intended for use with computer and weighing less than 100 pounds) ▪ Document Scanners (only if intended for use with computer and weighing less than 100 pounds) ▪ Printers (only if intended for use with computer and weighing less than 100 pounds)
Small Electronic Equipment (including any cable, cord, or wiring permanently affixed to or incorporated into such product) ▪ VCRs ▪ Digital Video Recorders ▪ Portable Digital Music Players ▪ DVD Players ▪ Digital Converter Boxes
▪ Cable or Satellite Receivers ▪ Electronic or Video Game Consoles
IMPORTANT: CONSUMER DATA ON COMPUTER HARDWARE
You are responsible for all confidential data that may be stored on the Computer Hardware. Before you ship any Computer Hardware for recycling, you are responsible for: (a) deleting the data on the hard-disk drives and any other storage devices in the products; (b) backing up or transferring any data prior to deletion; and (c) removing any removable media, such as diskettes, CDs, or PC Cards.
For details on how to recycle your New York e-waste or specifics on what covered electronic equipment, please Click Here.
New York covered electronic equipment (CEE’s) can be dropped off at any Dynamic Recycling business partners locations. For a list of collection sites, please CLICK HERE call (877) 781-4030 for any questions or concerns.
Mail-Back Option: Please contact Dynamic Recycling to ensure your electronics are eligible to participate in our New York Mail-back program (depending on which brand of covered electronic equipment you are trying to recycling).
Toll Free: (877) 781-4030
The New Jersey Electronic Waste Management Act (N.J.S.A.13:1E-99.94 et seq.) requires Manufacturers of covered electronic devices (CEDs) to implement a plan to provide for the collection, transportation, and recycling of a required amount of CEDs. Manufacturers of TVs are responsible for a market share obligation of the statewide recycling goal and manufacturers of other non-TV CED items are responsible for a return share obligation of the statewide recycling goal.
For New Jersey residents that own outdated ASUS Computer International desktops, laptops or monitors, please CLICK HERE for recycling options.
For more information regarding Dynamic’s specific OEM recycling partners, clear here for more information.
A consumer who cannot physically get to a collection site without assistance or a consumer with a heavy 50 pounds in weight or heavier) and/or unwieldy covered electronic devices, including, but not limited to, flat screen televisions with screens greater than 40” measured diagonally, and projection televisions may contact Dynamic Recycling for assistance at (877) 781-4030.
New Jersey covered electronic equipment (CEE’s) can be dropped off at any Dynamic Recycling business partners locations. For a list of collection sites, please please CLICK HERE or call (877) 781-4030 for any questions or concerns.
Mail-Back Option: Please contact Dynamic Recycling at (877) 781-4030 to ensure your electronics are eligible to participate in our New Jersey Mail-back program (depending on which brand of covered electronic equipment you are trying to recycling).
For questions in regards to the New Jersey manufacture e-waste law or general guidelines, please Click Here.