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Community E-recycling Events

 2020 Community E-recycling events dates for Douglas County residents
(all events are weather permitting)

All events are FREE!!!

Donations will be accepted.

Please view the acceptable/non-acceptable lists below as they have been updated with more items.

July 15, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Douglas County Fairgrounds
500 Fairgrounds Road in Castle Rock
Sponsored by Douglas County

Aug 8, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
EchoPark Stadium
11901 Newlin Gulch Blvd in Parker
Sponsored by Douglas County and the Douglas County School District

Electronics only.   Stay in your car and staff will unload.
Sites will be minimally staffed due to COVID-19 and workers will adhere to social distancing requirements.
Please be patient.

Please note for the 2020 event there will be no paper shredding services available.

There is no limit on the number of household electronics, including computers and all types of televisions.


  • Bathroom and food scales
  • binoculars
  • Cameras and lenses (including video cameras)
  • Car stereos and radios
  • Cassette Tapes/VHS tapes
  • Cell Phones
  • CD’s
  • Christmas lights
  • Computers/Laptops
  • Computer Monitors
  • Computer Towers
  • Copy machines
  • Corded power tools
  • Corded telephones
  • Cordless power tools
  • DVD players/VCR
  • Drones
  • Electrical wire and stereo cables
  • Hard Drives, Memory and Misc Computer Parts
  • Keyboards & Mice
  • Electric lawn mowers (not gas powered)
  • Electric lawn trimmers (not gas powered)
  • Electric scooters (not gas powered)
  • Lava lamps
  • Lithium ion computer batteries and lead acid computer backup batteries
  • Microscopes
  • Modems/Routers
  • Network Switches
  • Paper Shredders
  • Power Cords
  • Printers
  • Remote control devices
  • Remotes
  • Satellite Dishes
  • Servers and Network Equipment
  • Sewing Machines
  • Speakers
  • Stereo equipment
  • Tablets
  • Telescopes
  • Televisions
  • Typewriters
  • Vacuums
  • VOIP phones


  • Large appliances including refrigerators, freezers, washing machines, dryers
  • Batteries of any kind (only exceptions lithium ion computer batteries and lead acid computer backup batteries – no bloated batteries)
  • Air Conditioners and Swamp Coolers
  • Non-electrical power source items
  • Items that contain Freon (mini-refrigerator, wine refrigerator)
  • Microwaves
  • Small appliances
  • Items containing liquid mercury (Thermostats, fire detectors, carbon monoxide detectors, etc.)
  • Broken or exposed cathode ray tube (CRT) glass
  • Light bulbs of any kind
  • Poly-chlorinated biphenyl ballasts (PBC) found in fluorescent light fixtures

If you have additional questions, please email [email protected].

Outcomes of 2020 Ecycling Events:

  • June 17  –  An estimated 1,600-2,0000 vehicles filled thirteen 52’ trailers and 189,225 lbs of electronics were received.  Douglas County Search and Rescue received $8,600 in donations!


2019 Community Recycling Event



This event is made possible by:

Douglas County Colorado      DC_Sheriff_Logo_Dedicated

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