Electronic Waste: Salem Residents can drop off electronics to Salem High School the last Saturday of every quarter. Please refer to the Events Calendar. There will be a $10 fee per appliance, TV, or Computer.

Best Buy Collections Program: Electronics & Appliances

White Goods Program Information: See Appliances


  • Best Buy Trade In Program
  • Go online to calculate the value of your products
  • Accepted Products: PC Desktops, PC Laptops, Apple Desktops, Apple Laptops, All in one computers, Computer Monitors, SLR & Professional, Point & Shoot, Camcorders, MultiMedia Projectors, Home Audio Receivers, Car Audio Receivers, Game systems, Hand-Held Game Systems, Mobile Phones, PDAs or Hand Held Computers, eReaders, iPods & Zunes, GPS Navigation, HD DVD & Blue-Ray Players, Video Games, Musical Instruments, Tablets, Movies & Music.
  • Goodwill – now accepting computer & peripherals electronic to be refurbished. There are Goodwill trucks in the Stop & Shop parking lots on 19 Howley Street, in Peabody and at 450 Paradise Road in Vinnin Square, Swampscott. They are open approximately 10am-5pm.  For more information on their “Dell Reconnect” program, click here.
  • World Computer Exchange – They connect developing countries to the interest and accept donations of computers, printers, etc. They are in Massachusetts and Pamela Cooney is director of operations can be reached at 781-0925-3078. This is another option for disposing of Electronics that are in a condition to be reused.
  • Dell – free recycling of any Dell product, and other brands when buying Dell.
  • HP – free recycling of HP or Compaq products, small fee for other brands.
  • SONY products accepted for FREE at the Waste Management Transfer Station (10 Poplar St, Somerville, MA).
  • Household Hazardous Waste Day – refer to the Events Calendar for further details.

Other Options for Electronics Recycling:

  • Gazelle
  • Type in your product in the Gazelle search bar.
  • Choose your product from the search results.
  • Continue through the steps to evaluate the condition and value of the product.
  • Accept offer and checkout.
  • Ship your product to Gazelle & once your product is received and verified, a check or gift card will be sent to you.
  • Products accepted: various electronics including computers, video games, cell phones, etc.