E-waste including computers, computer monitors, printers, cell phones, telephones, televisions, and radios are household hazardous waste. You can dispose of them at the following locations in San Luis Obispo County.  NEW – Microwaves can now be recycled with E-Waste.  Note: No appliances with Freon (such as refrigerators, air conditioners, vacuums, toasters, blenders or water chillers) will be accepted as E-Waste!

Below is a list of E-Waste accepted by residents only.
* If you are a business, please call 805-782-8530 to arrange for an E-Waste drop-off.

  • IT Assets: Monitors, Servers, Computers, Laptops, Routers, Hard Drives and Computer Periphery.
  • Office Equipment: Telecom Systems, Copiers, Printers, Fax Machines.
  • Scientific and Medical Devices: Such as Satellite and Imaging Equipment.
  • Consumer Electronics Equipment: TVs, LCDs, DVDs, VCRs and Stereo Components.
  • Cell Phones, Smart Phones and PDAs.

Chicago Grade Landfill
2290 Homestead Road, Templeton, CA | (805) 466-2985
Hours: Monday – Saturday 7:30am – 3pm
Map & Directions

Cold Canyon Landfill
Note:  E-Waste is no charge, but you must wear a safety vest to dispose.  If you do not have one, they can be purchased for $7.50 at the gate.
2268 Carpenter Canyon Road, San Luis Obispo, CA | (805) 549-8332
Hours: Monday – Saturday 8am – 3pm
Map & Directions

Heritage Ranch Community Services District
4870 Heritage Road, Paso Robles, CA | (805) 782-8530
Hours: Friday 12pm – 2pm
Map & Directions

Morro Bay Household Hazardous Waste Facility
160 Atascadero Road, Morro Bay, CA | (805) 782-8530
Hours: Saturday 11am – 3pm
Map & Directions

Nipomo Household Hazardous Waste Facility
509 Southland Street, Nipomo, CA | (805) 782-8530
Hours: Saturday 11am – 3pm
Map & Directions

Paso Robles Landfill
9000 CA Hwy. 46 East, Paso Robles, CA | (805) 238-2028
Hours: Monday – Saturday 8am – 3pm
Map & Directions 

Electronics

VCRs

Alternative ways to recycle

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