Electronics Recycling

Electronic Waste (E-Waste)


Curbside pick-up is set for April and October each year.

This service is available by scheduled appointment only. To schedule a pick-up for electronic waste or for additional information on collection, please call Waste Connections at 469-452-8000. All request must be made by phone or email by 4:00 pm the prior day the event is scheduled for.  This is the cutoff time to schedule your address for pickup.  NO EXCEPTIONS


Curbside Pick-Up


Twice per year, during the months of April and October, Waste Connections will conduct city-wide curbside collection of acceptable Electronic Waste material for Murphy residents. This service is only provided when resident contacts Waste Connections to schedule a pick-up. Residents should contact Waste Connections
at 469-452-8000 for packaging instructions and additional details.
Items Accepted
  • Answering Machines
  • iPods or other MP3 players
  • Cassette players
  • Automotive electronics
  • Keyboards
  • Telephones
  • Boom boxes (radios)
  • Kitchen appliances (small digital)
  • Televisions
  • Cables / Wiring
  • Laptops
  • Timers
  • Calculators
  • Lead-acid batteries
  • Transformers
  • CRT monitors
  • Main frames

  • Turn tables
  • CD / DVD players
  • Computer mice
  • Video game systems
  • Cellphones
  • Microwaves
  • Walkie talkies
  • Chargers
  • Pagers
  • Digital cameras
  • Copiers
  • Paper shredders
  • Cordless phones
  • Computers
  • Printers
  • Electronic typewriters


  • Radios
  • Electronic scrap (parts)
  • Receivers
  • Electronic toys
  • Record players
  • External hard drivers
  • Routers
  • Fax machines
  • Scanners
  • LCD / Plasma televisions
  • Computer servers
  • GPS units
  • Speakers
  • Hubs
  • Surge protectors
  • Lights
E-waste materials should be in a cardboard box or plastic bin, marked “E-Waste” with a permanent marker and placed curbside by 7 a.m. on your scheduled service day.

Bi-annual curbside e-waste collection will be provided at no cost to the residents of Murphy by contacting Progressive Waste and scheduling pick-up. Progressive Waste will provide e-waste pickups outside of twice-per-year scheduled collection at a fee of $125 plus the cost of disposal on items collected.

Small Electronic Waste Drop-Off
Murphy Middle School Environmental Club provides a drop box for small electronic waste year-round inside City Hall at:
206 North Murphy Road
Murphy, TX 75094

Light Bulb Drop-Off
Progressive Waste Solutions provides a drop box for light bulbs, available year-round inside City Hall at:
206 North Murphy Road
Murphy, TX 75094

For additional drop off you can visit one of these locations:

Date
Location
Drop-Off Time
First Saturday of every month
First United Methodist Church
3160 E. Spring Creek Parkway
Plano, TX 75074
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Second Saturday of every month
St. Andrew United Methodist Church
5801 W. Plano Parkway
Plano, TX 75093  
9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Third Saturday of every month
Christ United Methodist Church
3101 Coit Road
Plano, TX 75075  
9 a.m. - 11a.m

The City of Murphy is not affiliated with the electronic events suggested below or the drop off locations.

E-recyclers cannot accept televisions, LCD monitors or CRT monitors with broken screens.