Sanitary Service Company provides curbside pick-up for Bellingham residents and specially arranged pick-up for all county residents. Call ahead of time for details and pricing: 360-734-3490. Items can also be dropped off at the transfer station at 1001 Roeder Avenue. Fee applies.
ReLectronics is back! This local company accepts electronics items, most for a small processing fee, and repairs and rebuilds everything that is still useful and recycles everything that isn't. ReLectronics does its best to make sure that waste is recycled in as environmentally friendly a manner as possible and that it is handled by local facilities. Visit their website here, or call 360-734-1235. They are located at
2422 E. Bakerview Road in Bellingham.
Safe and Easy Recycling will accept most electronic items for free or for a nominal disposal fee. They have locations at 3863 Hannegan Road, Suite 110, Bellingham; call for Lynden location. Visit their website here, or call 360-715-EASY (3279.)
SAMSUNG RECYCLING DIRECT will accept all Samsung-branded consumer electronics sold in the United States ranging from televisions, DVD and VHS players, audio equipment and home theater systems, to mobile phones, cameras, camcorders, computer monitors, printers, and peripherals. This includes non-Samsung-branded consumer electronics in the same categories, for a nominal fee. In addition, a growing number of fixed drop-off locations will be made available for Samsung-branded home appliances. Visit their website here to find the nearest location.
E-Cycle Washington is a new program that provides responsible recycling of computers, monitors and TVs in our state. As of January 2009, electronics manufacturers in Washington will take responsibility for recycling these products. E-Readers were added to the list in April, 2011.
Recycling is provided free of charge to households, small businesses, school districts, small governments and charities at authorized collection sites. For more information, visit their site here.
Local businesses that are currently participating in the E-Cycle Washington program include:
Goodwill Bellingham Store, 1115 East Sunset Drive, 752-2080
Safe and Easy Recycling, 3863 Hannegan Rd. Suite 110, 715-3279.Call for Lynden location.
Salvation Army Bellingham, 1515 Birchwood, 733-1350
Recycling & Disposal Services, 4916 LaBounty Dr, 384-8011
Value Village,150 East Bellis Fair Parkway, 647-4292