Graphics Card disposal

As convenient as it seems, throwing Graphics Cards in the bin is not the best way to handle their disposal. In fact, it is illegal!

Electronics, such as computer motherboards, graphics cards, PCBS and memory does not break down in landfills.

Graphics Cards, memory and PCBs need recycled or disposed of in environmentally friendly ways. There are several ways to recycle graphic cards, from outright destruction for precious metals or parts harvesting and recycling components from the board.

No matter what route you choose, you should take care to ensure they are handled responsibly.

Responsible Recycling for Circuit Boards, graphics cards and memory.

A graphics card is essentially a printed circuit board (PCB). The Environmental Agency has set specific guidelines for handling graphics cards and PCBs.

One of the best ways to recycle graphic cards is simply to allow Concept Management to take it and we will process them as electronic waste. Most recycling centres do not handle electronics, so it is important to find one that works with e-waste.

Concept Management pay market leading rates for cards – Contact us today.