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Foam Packing Peanuts

FOAM PACKING PEANUTS are not recyclable in the Fort Collins recycle stream.

However, they are usually accepted as donations at many local pack and ship businesses.

Name/Address/Hours Comments
I.T. Refresh
100 Link Lane, Unit 100, Fort Collins
Phone: 970-797-2934

I.T. Refresh responsibly recycles electronics and offers pickup services from your home or business. I.T. Refresh certifications include e-Stewards, R2, ISO 14001, and OHSAS 18001. Accepted materials include televisions, computers, laptops, printers, game consoles, cells phones, and more.  I.T. Refresh also provides onsite hard drive destruction and guarantees the safety of your data. I.T. Refresh also accepts bubble wrap and foam peanuts to reuse as shipping material. 

Call  (970) 797-2934 or email us at cmVjeWNsaW5nQGl0cmVmcmVzaC5vcmc= to schedule a pickup.

Leonards Downtown Mail
305 W. Magnolia St., Fort Collins
Phone: 970-493-1514

Accepts clean bubble wrap, air pillows, packing peanuts and packaging paper for reuse. NO molded, chunk styrofoam.

Relay Mail
737 S. Lemay Ave., Fort Collins
Phone: 970-221-1153

Accepts clean bubble wrap, air pillows, packaging peanuts and packing paper for reuse. NO molded, chunk styrofoam.

The UPS Store
1001-A East Harmony Rd., Fort Collins
Phone: 970-223-6144

Loose fill packing materials including styrofoam penuts (no starch peanuts), clean bubblewrap and cardboard shipping boxes.  No corn starch peanuts

Other locations in Fort Collins:  2601 S. Lemay Ste 7 (970-226-4008) and 1281 E. Magnolia St Unit D (970-221-4655)

Will shred paper for a charge. Does not accept already-shredded paper