E-waste is for NONWORKING electronic equipment. If you have NONWORKING computers, cell phones, televisions or other electronics, do not throw them in the trash. Most charities and other agencies only accept WORKING electronics.
Tucson Clean and Beautiful provides Recycling Directoryopens a new window for Tucson and Pima County.
Los Reales Landfill will accept most types of household waste. It is also a satellite collection site for the Tucson Household Hazardous Waste Program. including hazardous household waste (HHW) items such as computers, antifreese, batteries, oil, paint etc.
Los Reales Landfill
opens a new window5300 E. Los Reales Road
Customer Service: 520-791-3171
Landfill Information: 520-791-4183
Recycling Information: 520-791-5000
Household Hazardous Waste Information 520-888-6947
Tucson/Pima County Household Hazardous Waste Program (HHW Program), is "a joint project between the City of Tucson and Pima County, is designed to collect household hazardous waste from residents of our community. The HHW Program is operated by the City of Tucson." Large quantities should be taken to the Sweetwater location.
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Programopens a new window
2440 West Sweetwater Drive
Eastside Service Center, 7575 E. Speedway Blvd. (turn north on Prudence to enter the drop-off line)
1st Saturday of Each Month ONLY
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon (except for holidays)
If you cannot drop materials off, you can request a home pick-up for a fee of $25 which will be added to your monthly bill. Call Customer Service at 520-791-3171 or submit an on-line service request.
Desert Waste Not Warehouse: "This business is listed for Tucson recycling centers, recycled glass, recycled paper, and recycled plastic."
Desert Waste Not Warehouse
2560 N 14th Ave
Tucson, AZ 85705-4207
Find the information you need by calling the library's Infoline at 520-791-4010 or by sending your question to Askalibrarian.