Discover ways that you can recycle your personally-owned computers and other electronic equipment in the Buffalo area.
Before donating or recycling your computer, use DBAN software to
erase information from all disk drives. You should also erase
(wipe) any smartphones or tablets you are recycling.
You should erase (wipe) your smartphone before you recycle it.
If you are on UBmail Powered by Exchange, you can use Exchowa
(OWA) to wipe it, following the directions below.
This wipes your entire phone, not just your Exchange mail.
These local places accept electronics for recycling or re-use.
Check to see they accept your type of equipment before you drop it
To recycle your electronics with eWaste Alliance Network, consisting of vendors, towns and villages across New York State, view a list of drop off sites by county.