Record Players

Alternative ways to recycle
Illegal in Garbage & Drains
Donate E-Waste

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FREE Drop-off at HHW facility

Residents may, for free, safely and properly dispose of any and all types of banned electronic devices at the West County HHW Collection Facility.

Donate Working Electronics

If you have electronic devices in working condition and would like to donate them for reuse, contact:

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Never Throw in the Garbage

A record player contains hazardous material that can leach into the environment if improperly disposed of. Never throw them in the garbage.

Alternative Ways to Recycle

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Best Buy's Electronics and Appliances Recycling Program

Best Buy will recycle old record players and many other home electronics for free. They accept up to three items per day from each household. They also offer a trade-in program for more desired electronics. Find a location here.

Ways to Reuse

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Sell It

Some record players, even broken ones, are considered collectables. Consider selling yours on eBay or Facebook Marketplace.

Donate to a Thrift Shop

Drop off an unwanted record player at a local thrift store or give it away. Donating unwanted items extends their lifespans.

Did You Know?

"Turntablism" - Art Making Turntable

Artists are transforming old record players into illustrators. They have reinvented “turntablism,” which is a word describing the act of using a turntable to draw revolving images.