CFL bulb with green arrow recycling symbolFree recycling is available at several locations in our area.

Fluorescent lights and other mercury-containing bulbs

  • Stan’s Merry Mart, 733 S. Wenatchee Ave., Wenatchee.
  • Lake Chelan Lighting Center, 937 E. Woodin Ave., Chelan
  • Rock Island Community Recycling Center, 23 S. Garden Ave., Rock Island. 

More information:

Computers, monitors, laptops, TVs, DVD players and e-readers can be recycled at:

  • Salvation Army, 1219 N. Wenatchee Ave., Wenatchee
  • Pacific Power Batteries, 742 S. Mission, Wenatchee
  • Goodwill, 830 S. Mission, Wenatchee
  • Second Beginnings Thrift, 231 N. Wenatchee Ave., Wenatchee
  • Goodwill, 620 Grant Road, East Wenatchee

Alkaline and vehicle batteries

  • Pacific Power Batteries, 742 S. Mission, Wenatchee

Rechargeable and button batteries

  • Lowes, 1200 Walla Walla Ave., Wenatchee
  • Office Depot, 915 N. Wenatchee Ave., Wenatchee
  • Home Depot,1405 Maiden Lane, Wenatchee
  • Battery Systems,921 N. Miller St., Wenatchee
  • Radio Shack:,511 Valley Mall Parkway, East Wenatchee
  • Deep Water Electronics, 131 E. Woodin Ave., Chelan

Find more information on the Department of Ecology's recycling database. 


The Dryden Transfer Station charges a $25 fee for recycling appliances with coolants. A $10 fee is charged for all other appliances. More info: Chelan County Public Works Solid Waste Department.

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