TV (CRT)

E-Waste
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Illegal in Garbage & Drains

You can dispose of TVs for free at  E-waste recycling sites in San Luis Obispo County.  Several local businesses and organizations also accept TVs for recycling. 

Achievement House
553 Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo, CA | (805) 543-9383
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm
Map & Directions
Call first.

NCI Affiliates, Inc.
1625 Commerce Way, Paso Robles, CA | (805) 434-3811
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm
Map & Directions
Accepts TVs and other electronics. PIck-up available for a fee.

Trash Bin

Never Throw in the Trash

Many older TVs contain hazardous waste, such as lead and cadmium, that could leach into the environment. These chemicals are dangerous, so don’t throw TVs in the trash.

Alternative Ways to Recycle

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Best Buy's Electronics and Appliances Recycling Program

Best Buy will take back CRV TVs for a $25 fee; up to two TVs are accepted from each household per day. If your CRT TV is larger than 32 inches, you cannot drop it off, but they will pick it up free of charge if you have a new product delivered. Find a location here.