E-Cycling Electronics in Milwaukee

Television sets lined up to be recycled.
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Wisconsin's electronics recycling that requires businesses that sell electronics to also recycle (E-Cycle) them. The law also bans certain electronics from entering Wisconsin landfills and incinerators. The law establishes requirements for manufacturers, recyclers, and collectors to ensure that recycling is done in an environmentally sound manner.

E-Cycle Businesses will recycle the gollowing:

  • desktop computers and laptop computers
  • desktop printers and printer/fax/copier/scanner combinations
  • televisions
  • computer monitors with displays of at least 7" in the longest diagonal direction
  • computer peripherals, including keyboards, mice, hard drives and other devices
  • fax machines
  • DVD players, VCRs, and other video players

E-Cycle Businesses are not required to (but may also) recycle the following:

  • cell phones
  • digital cameras
  • iPods or other MP3 players

Milwaukee E-Cycle Facilities

Best Buy:

  • 8755 N. Port Washington Rd.
  • 4610 S. 76th St., Greenfield - (612) 291-3406
  • 8875 N. 76th St., Milwaukee - (612) 291-3406
  • 2401 N. Mayfair Rd., Milwaukee - (612) 291-3406
  • 5631 S. Pennsylvania Ave., Cudahy - (414) 769-2250

Goodwill Retail:

  • 6941 S. Riverwood Blvd., Franklin - (414) 304-1262
  • 6055 N 91st St., Milwaukee - (414) 353-7900
  • 3900 N. Palmer St., Milwaukee - (414) 967-0588
  • 12121 W. Feerick St., Wauwatosa - (414) 393-1487
  • 11000 Oklahoma Ave., West Allis - (414) 541-6330

    Greendale Refuse and Recycling Center:

    • 6351 Industrial Loop, Greendale - (414) 423-2133

    Milwaukee PC:

    • 4160 S. 108th St., Greenfield - (262) 208-9437
    • 100 E. Capitol Dr, Ste 134, Milwaukee - (262) 208-9437
    • 6013 W. Bluemound Rd., Milwaukee - (262) 208-9437
    • 2334 N. Farwell Ave., Milwaukee - (262) 208-9437
    • 5266 S. 27th St., Milwaukee - (262) 208-9437
    • 11633 W. North Ave., Wauwatosa - (262) 208-9437

    Milwaukee Self-Help Centers:

    • North: 6660 N. Industrial Rd., Milwaukee - (414) 286-2489
    • South: 3879 W. Lincoln Ave., Milwaukee - (414) 286-2489

    Oak Creek Recycling Center:

    • 720 W. Puetz Rd., Oak Creek - (414) 570-5682

    Waste Management Recycle America:

    • 2101 W. Morgan Ave., Milwaukee - (888) 960-0008