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How to dispose of radios and stereos

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Radios and stereos

Radios and stereos

To help limit the spread of COVID-19, some electronics recycling depots may have either reduced hours or closed until further notice.

Please contact the location directly to confirm hours of operation prior to dropping off your electronics.


Usable stereos and radios

Some local charities accept donations at various drop-off locations or offer a free pick-up service.

Old and broken radios and stereos

Take old and broken radios and stereos to any City landfill for free electronics recycling. Acceptable items include:

  • Radios (transistor radios, clock radios, shortwave radio receivers etc.)
  • Stereos
  • Cassette players
  • Boomboxes
  • CD players
  • MP3 players
  • iPods

Special instructions

Landfill locations listed below:

Title: What Goes Where?
Author: City of Calgary
Description: Residential recycling and disposal search tool