If the TV still works, give it away or sell it. It is illegal to put products containing a cathode ray tube (CRT) or fluorescent lamp, such as TVs, in the garbage.
Check with your city recycling contact or waste hauler to see if they offer curbside electronics recycling options.
See restrictions and instructions below:
All sizes of TVs: CRT, LCD, projection and plasma screens
$10 for each TV. Cash, check or credit card (Visa, Discover, Mastercard) accepted.
Up to 5 TVs per household per 12 month period
No televisions used for business purposes, including home businesses and property managers.
Find television recycling options for businesses at RethinkRecycling.com.
Buy ENERGY STAR Certified electronics.
If you only use the item occasionally, consider renting the equipment. Search the Choose to Reuse for rental locations.
Sell it, give it away, donate it or repair it. Learn more reuse tips.