Securis accepts most items at the Richmond and Norfolk Computer & Electronics events. The following is a list of items that will be accepted.

Please read the entire page prior to coming to an event. Some items are not accepted at all, and other electronics may require a fee to recycle.

Free To Recycle:

  • Answering Machines
  • All types of Cables
  • UPS Batteries
  • Camcorders
  • Duplicators
  • Lab Equipment
  • Laptops
  • Laptop batteries
  • Printers
  • Printed Circuit Board
  • Radios
  • Telecom Equipment
  • Telephones
  • Testing Equipment
  • Toasters
  • UPS – Power Supplies
  • VCRs
  • Cameras
  • Compact Disc Players
  • Computer Equipment
  • DVD Players
  • Electric Typewriters
  • Electric Motors
  • Electronic Gaming Systems
  • Fax Machines
  • Mainframe Equipment
  • Microwave Ovens (without glass trays)
  • Modems
  • Motherboards
  • Routers
  • Scanners
  • Smart Phones
  • Speakers
  • Stereo Components
  • Transparency Makers
  • Two-Way Radios
  • Computers
  • Computer Speakers
  • Copiers
  • Cordless Telephones
  • Cords
  • Keyboards / Mice
  • Household Electronics
  • Hubs
  • Networking Equipment
  • Nintendo Game Systems
  • Pagers
  • PCI Cards
  • Stereos
  • Switches
  • Tape Players
  • Wii Game Systems
  • Xbox Game Systems
  • Word Processors
  • Holiday lights
  • Other Electronics

Electronics that Require a Fee to Recycle:

  • Hard Drives – $5
  • Cell Phones with Removable Battery – $5
  • Cell Phones and Tablets with Internal Batteries – $8
  • CRT Monitor – $17
  • CRT TV Larger than 27″ – $30
  • CRT TV 27″ or Less – $25
  • Projection TV – $30
  • LCD Monitor – $9
  • LCD TV – $20
  • Printer More than 25 pounds – $15
  • Printer Less than 25 pounds – $5
  • Flash Drives and Thumb Drive Shredding – $1.00 each (shredded at a later date, stored in a securely locked tote until destruction)
  • CDs, Floppies, DVDs, Tapes Shredded and Recycled – $10 per file box
  • Ink/Toner Cartridges – $1.00 per lbs
  • Backup Batteries – $5

Note: No cash or checks, please. Accepting credit or debit cards only.

Unaccepted Items:

  • Alkaline batteries
  • Ballasts
  • Glass (We will accept Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) and TVs)
  • Light bulbs (other than holiday lights)
  • Fire Detectors
  • Thermostats or other mercury-containing devices
  • Items that contain Freon
  • Any fossil fuel or materials used in collecting fossil fuels
  • Any infectious or biological wastes or equipment that contained them
  • Media contaminated with oil
  • Any liquid, chemicals, oils, or powders
  • Equipment that contains chemicals of any kind
  • Equipment that contains asbestos
  • Equipment that contains radioactive components
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Microwaves glass plates
  • PCBs
  • Aerosol
  • Equipment that contains mercury
  • Any materials that would adversely impact our operations or result in environmental or health problems