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How do you recycle your computer for scrap?

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You can recycle your computer by dropping it off at an approved recycling center that handles electronic devices. City websites and the websites of American Scrap Co., Oklahoma City Select Recycling and other scrap businesses provide useful information on recycling procedures.

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How do you recycle your computer for scrap?
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Oklahoma City Select Recycling participates in computer recycling and computer part acquisition. You can take your computer to the Select Recycling center to earn cash. Cash amounts go up according to their degree of disassembly. You can also opt to have the company pick up your old computers for a fee. The Select Recycling website has a Pick Up page where you can arrange a pick up date, and it also features an Ask a Computer Recycling Question form for computer recycling inquiries.

American Scrap Company operates out of Des Moines, Iowa, and it pays those who drop off their old computers. The company can also provides pick up services for customers with 10 or more computers to dispose while still paying the provider. A price page lists the dollars per pound a supplier of old laptops can earn.

Recycle your laptop in the City of Lincoln, Nebraska, by dropping it off at one of the centers listed on the city's website. You should call before dropping off, and a fee may apply.

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