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Video Game Consoles & Accessories


Household Hazardous Waste Collection Centers

Video game consoles and accessories are considered e-waste and can be recycled at the OC Household Hazardous Waste Collection Centers. Centers are open five days per week, Tuesdays through Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (except major holidays and rain events).

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Center Information

Anaheim Collection Center
1071 N. Blue Gum Street

Huntington Beach Collection Center
17121 Nichols Street

Irvine Collection Center
6411 Oak Canyon

San Juan Capistrano Collection Center
32250 Avenida La Pata



  • Sell old video game consoles and accessories. Most video game stores have buy back programs for cash, especially old or hard-to-find components
  • Take video game components to your local pawn shop
  • Find a group or organization that may take donated items in working condition, including kids programs, charities and thrift stores 

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