Usable cell phones, tablets, and laptops can be donated to be refurbished and reused!
Louisville Metro has partnered with TERRA’s Done with IT program and Technology Conservation Group to drop off undamaged devices (along with chargers and cords) to be refurbished.
Other electronic items are destroyed and recycled through the CyberCycle program.
Louisville’s Done with IT and CyberCycle programs are available to Louisville residents and businesses.
Accepted Done With IT items:
Usable cell phones, tablets, and laptops
Mail-In Program For a small fee you can print a mailing label and send up to 10 lbs of tablets and laptops instead of dropping off.
If you are an organization with at least 10 working computers that can be donated, please send a message to Ricky Santiago using the form at the bottom of digitalinclusion.louisvilleky.gov.
Accepted CyberCycle items:
- Cell phones
- Compact Discs, CD players (CD cases NOT accepted)
- digital cameras
- electronic game systems
- floppy disks
- disk drives
- television sets
- VCRs and VHS tapes (cases NOT accepted)
Louisville Waste Reduction Center
636 Meriwether Avenue (Enter on Bland Street)
Up to 3 items or systems are accepted at Pop-Up Drop-Off events also! View details about these events.
Tuesday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
(Holidays may affect hours.)
- Recycle up to 3 items or systems (computer, monitor, keyboard, printer and external drive) for free. There is no limit or fee for donating usable laptops, tablets, or cell phones through the Done With IT program. To donate a large quantity of usable laptops, tablets, or cell phones contact the Digital Inclusion department using the form at the bottom of digitalinclusion.louisvilleky.gov.
- Recycle more than 3 items or systems (by appointment only) for $0.60/lb or $0.30/lb for non-profit organizations. Call the Waste Reduction Center at 574-2796 to make an appointment. Appointments available Tuesday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. CASH ONLY
View the Know Waste Webinar about hard to dispose of items: