Never Throw in the Garbage
MP3 players contain metals that are toxic to the environment when not properly processed, so don’t throw them in the garbage.
Alternative Ways to Recycle
Best Buy Recycling Program
Apple Recycling Program
Apple runs a refurbishing and recycling program for unwanted iPods and other Apple products. Mail in your iPod to be recycled, or bring it into an Apple retail location. Find out more. You will be given store credit for qualifying devices.
Staples Recycling Services
HP Hardware Recycling
HP accepts MP3 players and electronics hardware from various manufacturers for free mail-in recycling. Request a mail-back label here.