What Electric items are NOT allowed in the hopper?

Effective January 1, 2011 all electronic items, known as e-waste, will not be allowed in the hopper at the Orange Transfer Station according to a new state statute.

A sign is displayed to direct you to a trailer for disposal.

  • All electronic wiring, including cables that connect to your device
  • Cell phones
  • Computers
  • CRTs
  • Hard drives
  • iPads
  • iPhones
  • Laptops
  • LCDs
  • MP3s
  • TVs
  • Other electronic devices not mentioned

Some of these items may contain mercury, which is toxic


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2. What goes in your recycling bin?
3. Why was my recycle bin missed?
4. How do i obtain a new recycle bin?
5. Where can I dispose of recycle Items that do not belong in the bin?
6. What items can be brought to the Orange Transfer Station?
7. What Electric items are NOT allowed in the hopper?
8. What can be recycled with Plastic Bags?
9. What are the CT State Recycling Regulations?
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