The City Drop-Off Site now accepts appliances with Freon such as refrigerators, air conditioners, dehumidifiers and freezers, etc. (During normal drop-off site business hours). If you cannot get your item to the City Drop-Off Center, arrangements can be made with Refrigerant Depot.
When you retire your used electronics, they become eWaste (electronic waste). If these electronics are burned or land filled, the toxic and hazardous substances in them can be released, threatening the environment and human health. Electronic waste also contains valuable resources that can be recovered when properly recycled.
The Cudahy Drop-Off site only accepts eWaste on certain dates during the year:
- Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 8:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 8:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The City of Cudahy cannot accept damaged (glass broken), stripped or partially de-manufactured TVs and monitors. The City cannot accept stripped or partially de-manufactured electronic equipment. Computer monitors and TVs will be accepted for $25 a piece. Any other eWaste is accepted free of charge during the days listed above only.
Best Buy offers a recycling program with options for haul-away and pickup. Please visit www.bestbuy.com/recycle
If disposing of a computer/computer related materials, recycling programs are available through Milwaukee PC. Please visit https://www.milwaukeepc.com/OurServices/EWasteRecycling.aspx for details.