A-Z Recycling Guide -- Dishwashers
Eco-Cycle CHaRM (Center for Hard-to-Recycle Materials)
6400 Arapahoe Rd. (co-located with ReSource)
Boulder, CO 80303
Phone: (303) 444-6634
Accepted materials: Water heaters, microwaves, washers and dryers, metal shelves, enameled cast iron plumbing fixtures and other items that are predominantly metal. There is no charge to recycle scrap metal at the CHaRM. However, the CHaRM charges $15 for appliances containing Freon™ (see Refrigerators for complete information).
Please visit the CHaRM website for the full list of accepted materials, fees, current hours and more details.
Longmont Waste Diversion Center
(Scrap Metal bin)
140 Martin St.
Longmont, CO 80501
Phone: (303) 772-7300
Accepted materials: Metal appliances not containing Freon® or CFCs during staffed hours only.
Boulder County Waste Transfer Station and Recycling Center
286 Ridge Rd. (E. of Peak to Peak Hwy.)
Phone: (303) 258-7878
Accepted materials: Scrap metal for recycling during staffed hours only. Appliances are accepted for a fee. Call for more information.
City of Louisville
The City of Louisville is offering a pilot scrap metal collection program. Drop off items that are at least 50% metal for recycling--such as microwaves, toasters, pipes, shelving, empty paint cans and more--at the Public Works and Operations Yard at 1600 Empire Rd. in Louisville from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, city holidays excepted. The program will not accept refrigerators or other appliances containing Freon, propane canisters or other sealed tanks, cable, wire, batteries or any hazardous waste. (Find options for recycling these materialshere.) Learn more about the scrap metal recycling program.
Flatirons Habitat for Humanity ReStore
1 Park St.
Broomfield, CO 80020
Phone: (303) 404-2008
Accepted materials: New/working appliances (7 years old or less) still under warranty. Also accepts new construction materials. They reserve the right to decline any goods depending on their current needs so call before to confirm. Please call for pickup of large donations, to verify current acceptability of donations, and to ask any questions you might have.
5880 Butte Mill Road
Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: (303) 444-2037
Hours: Summer (April - Thanksgiving) -- Mon. - Sat., 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Winter (Thanksgiving – March 31) -- Mon. - Fri., 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Saturdays, 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Service provided: Western Disposal’s Trash and Recycle Center provides a one-stop shop for your recycling and composting needs. Fees may apply. Call for rates.
Accepted materials: Construction materials. Large appliances including air conditioners, refrigerators, freezers, washing machines, dryers, water heaters, and dishwashers. In addition, we also accept pallets, scrap metal, single-stream recyclables, yard waste, wood waste, and food waste.
Not Accepted: Electronics, hazardous waste.
303 Atwood St.
Longmont, CO 80501
Phone: (303) 772-5529 (Dinah Sherwood)
Accepted materials: Used clothing, shoes, linens, dishes, bicycles, eyeglasses, sunglasses, luggage, furniture (do not bring to address, our center serves as middleman for furniture re-sale), plastic shopping bags. Please call first for details.
Warren Used Appliance
337 Main St.
Longmont, CO 80501
Phone: (303) 772-5039
Hours: Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Accepted materials: working and non-working appliances, residential and light commercial. May pay for working equipment. Pickup service and CFC removal provided for a fee. Sells reconditioned appliances.
Rocky Mountain Recycling
6510 Brighton Blvd.
Commerce City, CO 80022
Phone: (303) 288-6868
Accepted materials: All major appliances, and most small (non-plastic) appliances for recycling. Refrigerated units must be drained and tagged before delivery. Pays for scrap metal and copper. Call for further information.
Phone: (303) 430-7142
Service provided: Pickup of all major appliances, home or commercial. Takes exercise equipment, electronics, air conditioners, swamp coolers, water coolers, freezers, hot water heaters, solar panels, lawnmowers, grills, motorcycles, tractors. Certified to remove CFCs. Call for fees and schedules.