How To Dispose Of Old Smoke Detectors?

Does Home Depot recycle smoke detectors?

Home Depot does not recycle old smoke detectors; however every city has a recycling program. Contact your cities’ waste disposal department for a recycling station in your area.

Does Kidde recycle smoke detectors?

However, the Kidde website states: IMPORTANT: Alarms and fire extinguishers should not be recycled. Typically, alarms may be disposed of in your regular residential trash.

Is smoke detector hazardous waste?

It is legal to dispose of smoke detectors in a landfill because they are not considered hazardous waste.

How do you dispose of old smoke detectors UK?

Smoke detectors in the home

Their responsibility is merely to take the old detectors to their local recycling centre, where they can place it with WEEE. The centre will then be responsible for segregating and treating the waste.