Free E-waste disposal coming later this month

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Free electronic waste disposal is coming later this month.

The Sedgwick County Environmental Resources Department will be collecting E-waste free of charge at the Sedgwick County West Yard in southwest Wichita. You can dispose of household items, including:

  • Computers
  • Laptops
  • Printers
  • Television sets
  • Cell phones
  • Batteries (terminals must be taped)
  • Tablets
  • E-readers
  • VCR/DVR/DVD players
  • Blu-ray players
  • Network devices (i.e., routers, hubs, modems)
  • Peripheral components (i.e. hard drives, keyboards, mice, cables, cords, CD-ROMs, circuit boards, power supplies)
  • Pagers
  • PDA
  • Phones
  • Scanners
  • Fax-machines
  • Digital converter boxes
  • Cable/satellite receivers
  • Portable music player
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Video games

All components with hard drives/memory will be destroyed and can’t be recovered.

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The free disposal is open for Sedgwick County residents and businesses. The E-Waste collection event will take place April 18-20 and 25-27 at the West Yard, located at 4701 S. West St.

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