Locally collected, expertly refurbished, responsibly recycled
Grey Bears is the only County recycler that provides both end-of-life electronics recycling and reuse services on a significant scale. This unique dual-competency allows Grey Bears to provide secure and compliant solutions for all electronic material streams, including obsolete e-waste and fully functional IT hardware.
We accept electronics and appliances including computers, TVs, monitors, printers, stereos, CD/DVD players, appliances large and small including refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers, microwave ovens – at our Chanticleer Center with no drop fees.
For specific questions on acceptable e-waste recycling email Tina Forest, or call 831-479-1055 ext 235.
2710 Chanticleer Ave, Santa Cruz 95065 (first entrance at the blue buildings)Hours: Open Monday – Sunday, 7:30am to 3:30pm
Volunteers disassemble and recycle components, or refurbish computers and electronics for sale in our Computer Electronics Store. Usable hard drives are sanitized (permanent removal of data) and Microsoft Windows or Apple operating systems are installed. Please note: If dropping a TV or computer monitor, CalRecycle requires us to record your name and address (and telephone number if dropping five or more units).