Never Throw in the Trash
Most e-readers contain hazardous chemicals that can leach into the environment, so don’t throw them in the trash.
Remove Personal Info
Before donating or recycling an e-reader, remove all sensitive and personal information from the device. Barnes & Noble has instructions on how to clear your Nook of personal data.
Alternative Ways to Recycle
Best Buy's Electronics and Appliances Recycling Program
HP Hardware Recycling
HP accepts tablets and electronics hardware from various manufacturers for free mail-in recycling. Request a mail-back label here.