Cellular or “cell” phones and smartphones can usually be returned or traded during the purchase of a new phone. These devices can also be donated. An internet search such as “donate cell phone York PA” will provide options of organizations that accept these items for donation.
Cell phones are also accepted for free at the York County Solid Waste Authority’s Electronics Recycling Program. For more information on this program, click here.
Cell phones can also be disposed of in your regular garbage.
Cell phone and other rechargeable batteries can be recycled at many local retail stores and through Household Hazardous Waste management. For more information about battery management, click here.