A-Z Recycling Guide -- Lawn Mowers
Lawn mowers can be recycled as scrap metal at the folllowing drop-off centers. Please drain all fluids and remove any batteries, both of which can be recycled through Boulder County Household Hazardous Waste.
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: Lawn mowers are accepted as scrap metal for recycling, free of charge. Please be sure to drain all fuel and fluids before depositing.
Please visit the CHaRM website for the full list of accepted materials, fees, current hours and more details.
Longmont Waste Diversion Center
Boulder County Waste Transfer Station and Recycling Center
286 Ridge Rd. (E. of Peak to Peak Hwy.)
Nederland, CO 80466
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.
Earl's Saw Shop
3695 Frontier Ave.
Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: (303) 443-7598
Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.; Saturadys, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Accepted materials: Lawn mowers and other lawn and garden equipment for refurbishing.
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.