E-Waste

Electronic Waste Collection takes place annually at the Red Hook Recycling Center. Next: Spring 2023, date TBA

 Red Hook E-Waste Day, April 23, 2022, 7:30am-1pm at Town Recycle Yard. Art by Daniel Baxter. Opens in new window

Accepted items:  

  • Batteries
  • Fluorescent bulbs (compact and linear)
  • Cameras
  • Computers & computer accessories
  • Copiers/scanners/printers/fax machines
  • Wiring/cabling
  • Media: CDs, DVDs, cassettes, VHS tapes
  • Gaming devices
  • Mobile phones
  • Televisions & monitors ($10-$20 fee based on item weight, cash only)
  • NO: Carbon monoxide detectors, smoke detectors, dehumidifiers*, gas-powered equipment, large appliances (washers/dryers/stoves), small appliances (toasters/vacuums/hair dryers), radioactive materials, household hazardous waste, liquids, devices containing freon* or mercury

*Freon-containing equipment (i.e. refrigerators, air-conditioning units, dehumidifiers) are accepted at the Recycling Center year-round during normal hours. Fee may apply.

Click here for a full list of acceptable items. This event is a Red Hook residential service only. Some quantity limits apply.

Dutchess County E-Waste Collection

Dutchess County hosts multiple electronic waste and household hazardous waste collection events each year, with pre-registration required. For more information, visit the DCRRA website. For upcoming events in 2022, see this flyer.

Other E-Waste Recycling Options

Ulster County Resource Recovery Agency (Kingston) - Electronics Recycling (LINK)

Staples - Electronics Recycling (LINK)