Acceptable / Unacceptable Items & Fees

Acceptable Items & Fees

The following items will be accepted at Loudoun County Electronic Recycling Events:

  • Answering machines (no charge)
  • Calculators (no charge)
  • CD players (no charge)
  • CD-ROMs (no charge)
  • Cell phones (no charge)
  • Christmas lights (no charge)
  • Circuit boards (no charge)
  • Coaxial cables (no charge)
  • Computer keyboard, mouse, speakers (no charge)
  • Copy machines, toner removed (no charge)
  • CRT computer monitors (with screen diagonal measurement of 30 inches or smaller, $10 each; 31 inches diagonal or larger, $20 each) 
  • CRT televisions (with screen diagonal measurement of 30 inches or smaller, $10 each; 31 inches or larger, $20 each) 
  • Game controllers (no charge)
  • Desktop computers and laptops (no charge)
  • Disc drives (no charge)
  • Docking Stations (no charge)
  • Electronic games (no charge)
  • Electronic typewriters (no charge)
  • Extension cords (no charge)
  • Fax machines (no charge)
  • Hard drives (no charge)
  • Laptop computers (no charge)
  • LCD computer monitors ($4 each, all sizes)
  • LCD televisions ($8 each all sizes)
  • Mainframes (no charge)
  • Microwave Ovens (no charge)
  • Modems (no charge)
  • Network hubs (no charge)
  • Network cables (no charge)
  • Pagers (no charge)
  • Power cords and cables (no charge)
  • Power tools (no charge)
  • Printers, toner cartridge removed (no charge)
  • Routers (no charge)
  • Scanners (no charge)
  • Servers (no charge)
  • Small household appliances, including 
    • hair dryers
    • curling irons
    • clothes irons
    • coffee makers
    • toaster ovens, etc. 
    • No charge
  • Speaker cables / wire (no charge)
  • Stereos and radios (no charge)
  • Stereo speakers (no charge)
  • Surge protectors (no charge)
  • Tape players (no charge)
  • Telecommunications equipment (no charge)
  • Telephones (no charge)
  • Televisions (with wooden console, $20 each; LCD tv's, $8 each; CRT TVs with screen diagonal measurement of 30 inches or smaller, $10 each; 31inches or larger, $20 each)
  • VCRs (no charge)
  • UPS back up power system (no charge)
  • Video games and consoles (no charge)

Not listed here? Please call 703-771-5500.


Unacceptable Items

Items that will not be accepted at the event include:

  • Batteries (excluding computer intact or UPS)
  • Boat switches
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Household appliances such as:
    • Air conditioners
    • Dishwashers
    • Freezers
    • Laundry appliances
    • Ovens
    • Refrigerators
    • Stoves
  • Fluorescent lights / tubes
  • Hazardous waste
  • Household batteries
  • Items containing mercury
  • Items containing or emitting radioactivity
  • Light bulbs
  • Print / toner cartridges
  • Smoke alarms
  • Thermometers
  • Thermostats
  • CRT television or computer monitor with broken screen
  • Cathode ray tubes (CRTs) that have been removed from televisions or computer monitors