As cell phones are constantly being upgraded, the outdated phones need to be disposed of in a responsible and environmentally friendly manner. This service is ONLY for waste generated on campus.

CU Recycling has formed a partnership with The Wireless Alliance to reuse and recycle old cell phones.

To recycle your old cell phone on the CU campus, the main options are:

- Drop Off Location: Environmental Center, University Memorial Center- UMC 355

- Or check out the Eco-Cycle A-Z guide

Types of Materials Accepted

- Any Cell Phone (working or broken)

- Cell Phone Chargers

- Cell Phone Batteries

- iPods, MP3 Players, Portable CD Players

- Tablets (working or broken)

- Bluetooth devices (small)

- Electronic Accessories (small)

- Digital Cameras


The Wireless Alliance acceptable items for recycling list