Electronic Waste (E-Waste)

Hardin County Solid Waste has an Electronic Waste (E-waste) program, for the collection of old, and unwanted electronic waste, for a small fee.  This program is for Hardin County residents and businesses, giving everyone the ability to dispose of these items properly, by not putting them in the Landfill. 

Accepted items and rates are as follows:

Computers systems (towers) – $5.00

Copiers – $5.00

VCR’s/DVR’s – $5.00

Printers – $5.00

Fax machines – $5.00

 

Rates for TV’s & Computer monitors are all $15.00 for each one, no matter what size it is:

18″ and under – $15.00

19″ to 25″ – $15.00

26″ to 32″ – $15.00

33″ to 40″ – $15.00

41″ and up – $15.00

console TV’s – $15.00

 

FACT:  It takes over 1 million years for glass to decompose (or breakdown & disappear) in the landfill.  Also, It can take up to 700 years for plastic to decompose (or breakdown & disappear) in the landfill.