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Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 12/26/2011 - 9:56am.

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Did you get a new TV for Christmas? How about a computer or cell phone? If so, don't throw away your old one. It's been illegal since July. But you have a few options to dispose of your old electronics. Here is a list of drop-off donations in New Hanover County: New Hanover County Landfill 5210 Highway 421 North Wilmington 28401 (910) 798-4450 *Only on Wednesdays, from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm *Residents will be allowed to recycle up to four items, per week, at no cost. *Accepted items include: - computers (one computer consists of a monitor, CPU, keyboard, mouse, and printer) - televisions - cell phones (including charger) - anything with a power cord, excluding white goods Staples 322 South College Road 28403 (910) 313-0636 *$10 cost per unit; computer equipment only. Office Depot 3727 Oleander Drive 28403 (910) 392-9013 *Cost of cardboard box to ship. *Computer equipment and TVs (depending on the size). Best Buy 309 South College Road 28403 (910) 790-2021 *Accept most types of electronics including computer equipment and T.V.’s smaller than 32 inches. *$10 charge for some items; will receive a Best Buy gift card for $10. *Also have an appliance and TV haul away program for larger items. *Check out website for all the details: www.bestbuy.com/green Salvation Army 820 North 2nd Street 28401 (910) 762-6611 *Call before dropping off; pick up service available for large items. Rescue Mission 502 Castle Street 28401 (910) 343-0366 *Call before dropping off; pick up service available for large items. FedEx Office 4700 Oleander Drive 28403 (910) 793-4611 *Only accept small electronics. Call for details. For more information about electronics recycling visit: www.1800recycling.com

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