City of Albany residents have several options to recycle their unwanted electronics:
1) Electronic items can be dropped off at the Department of General Services located at:
1 Richard Conners Blvd. Albany, NY 12204. Residents must show id. Register at the front desk
during normal businesss hours M-F 7am to 4pm.
2) There are several Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Drop-off Events,
all of which are held at the Rapp Road Landfill. Everyone must pre-register for these drop-off events.
To register, click here.
3) Electronics can be returned to NYS Electronic Waste Collection Sites such as: Best Buy or Staples.
Below is a list of collection sites within the Capital Region that collect electronics. Not all sites collect all types of electronics, so please contact the company prior to drop off to ensure hours of operations and acceptance of materials. Some collection fees may apply.