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Name/Address/Hours Comments
Ace Hardware - Downtown
215 S. College Ave., Fort Collins
Phone: 970-224-4437

Accepts all rechargeable batteries, CFLs, and 4ft. flourescent tubes. 

Home Depot - North Store
1251 E. Magnolia St., Fort Collins
Phone: 970-224-1239

Accepts any rechargeable batteries (including power tools), cell phones, iPods, MP3s, CFLs (residential only) for recycling, free of charge.

Larimer County Household Hazardous Waste Facility
5887 S. Taft Hill Road, Fort Collins
Phone: (970) 498-5770

On the same property as the Larimer County Landfill, located south of Fort Collins on Taft Hill Rd. (about two miles south of Harmony Rd.).  Please refer to the Larimer County Solid Waste website for hours.

Also at the landfill are an e-waste recycling facility, and a recycling facility similar to the City's drop-off recycling site.

Think Green From Home

Phone: 866-699-6466

Waste Management's Think Green From Home program provides convenient options for residents to properly recycle CFL, batteries and electronics from home. Accepts all batteries that are 9-volts or less, does not accept lithium, lithium-ion and lead-acid. Users of this program pay small processing and shipping fees. Go online to order a recycling kit.

Veolia Environmental Services
5726 W. Jefferson St., Phoenix, AZ
Phone: 800-368-9095

Collects used CFLs, incandescent and neon bulbs. Items are separated into their component parts and materials are recovered if possible. Accepts ballists, transformers, capacitors, batteries, electronics, mercury devices, PCB debris. Materials can be shipped. Call for more information. 

General Information

See also: CFLs.