Celebrate Earth Day with Cobb EMC at the free recycling event. Bring your old phones, computer equipment, cameras, metal items and small appliances for proper, eco-friendly disposal. They will also offer on-site shredding for secure document destruction.

Batteries will not be accepted at the event. A cash-only fee will apply for the following:

  • LCD monitors: $5 each
  • TVs and CRT monitors: $20 each
  • Large TVs: $30 each

Saturday, April 27

8am to 1pm

1000 EMC Parkway
Marietta, GA 30062

All metal and electronics recycling is free. Some exceptions may apply.


  • Computer
  • Laptop
  • Server
  • Router
  • Switch
  • Network box
  • Printer
  • Circuit board
  • CD Rom
  • Floppy drive
  • UPS
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
  • Testing equipment
  • Modem
  • Cellphone
  • Telephone
  • Typewriter
  • Fax machine
  • Copier
  • Scanner
  • LCD monitors: $5 each, cash only
  • TVs and CRT monitors: $20 each, cash only
  • Large TVs: $30 each, cash only

Home electronics

  • VCR
  • DVD player
  • Stereo
  • Cassette player
  • Cameras
  • Camcorders
  • Alarm clocks
  • Game systems
  • Projectors


  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Water heater
  • Mixer
  • Oven
  • Blender
  • Freezer
  • Toaster


  • Cordless tools
  • Powered tools
  • Hand tools
  • Gas tools: gas tank must have a hole in it, no fuel

Lawn/outdoor equipment

  • Lawn mower
  • Weed eater
  • Chain saw
  • Lawn edger: fuel must be removed with hole in tank


  • Steel
  • Aluminum
  • Cast iron
  • Car parts and wheels

Items NOT accepted:

  • Batteries
  • Tires
  • Household trash
  • Non-electric equipment
  • Commercial and business drop-offs are not accepted. Recycling events are for residential waste only.

Document Shredding:
Secure document shredding will be available on-site and is limited to five medium-sized boxes. There is no need to remove staples, paper clips, etc. Please do not bring books, newspapers or magazines.

For more information, please contact Cobb EMC marketing at marketing@cobbemc.com or call 770-429-2111.


  1. I really appreciate Cobb EMC hosting this event and all the hard work of the employees who arrange and staff it. I was able to clear out my recyclables and old documents that need shredding as i’m sure numerous other COBB EMC customers did too.


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