As cell phones are constantly being upgraded, the outdated phones need to be disposed of in a responsible and environmentally friendly manner. 

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: University Memorial Center (UMC): drop off box across from Starbucks, next to the Rest Rooms

- Drop Off Location: Norlin Library: drop off box in main lobby of east entrance

- Send your cell phone to: 209 UCB, Boulder, CO, 80309 (If you are on campus, you can use campus mail, sent to 209 UCB)

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