Electronics Recycling in Barrie

Does your Barrie business have outdated or broken computers, tablets, smartphones or other electronic devices that are no longer in use? Quantum can help you dispose of your e-waste safely and securely using our environmentally-friendly and certified process. We offer e-waste recycling services to businesses in Barrie and the surrounding areas. Businesses in Barrie have three options to get in touch with us (see below) to ensure that their old electronics are safely and securely recycled in a process that complies with all provincial and federal regulations.

How businesses can recycle electronics in Barrie

Call 416-222-1773 and speak to a representative
Use the form below to send a pickup request
Speak to a live agent using our chat box

Where to recycle electronics in Barrie


220 John St
Barrie, ON
L4N 2L2



Working Hours

M-F: 8 am- 5 pm

How does e-waste recycling work?

Quantum is a fully audited electronics recycling company, compliant to the most stringent standards in the world. Our processes have been developed to minimize waste and maximize value and security. We operate state-of-the-art reuse and recycling systems that safely, securely and transparently break down your old equipment into its reusable components and recycled commodities.

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What types of electronics can be recycled in Barrie

Laptop Computers

Portable computing device



Smartphones and other mobile devices



Multi-purpose portable device


Desktop Computers

Stationary computing device



High capacity stationary computing device


CRT Monitors

Old display technology format


LCD/LED Monitors

Flat panel display technology


CRT Televisions

Old display technology format


Plasma TVs

Original flat panel display technology



Flat panel display technology


Rear Projection TVs

Old style large screen TV format



Floormodel device that copies documents


Desktop Printers

Small enough to fit on a desk


Thermal Printers

Often used in POS systems for receipt printing


Multifunction Printers (MFP)

Desktop or floor model printer


Toner and Ink Cartridges

Disposal cartridge containing ink


Professional AV Equipment

High grade recording equipment


Mixed Cables

Cables and wires used to connect


Mixed Batteries

Portable power supplies


Fax Machines

Sends scans of documents via telephone


Mice and Keyboards

Used to input data into a computing device


Home Theatre

Consumer grade surround sound system


Stereo Systems

Device for playing audio


Electronic Accessories

An essential or useful auxiliary item


Network Equipment

An essential or useful auxiliary item


Quantum has the certifications to manage
your end-of-life IT assets

This certificate applies to Quantum
Costa Rica only.
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Brampton only.

Need some questions answered first?

How do I dispose of electronics in Barrie?

Where can I recycle my electronics in Barrie?

Is there a cost for recycling electronics with Quantum?

How can I ensure my data is secure?

Can we arrange for regular collection of our recyclable electronic devices and equipment?

What happens to recycled electronics in Barrie?

What items can I recycle with Quantum?

What does ITAD mean?

Do you provide certificates of recycling/data destruction?

What can I do with my old TV in Barrie?

Quantum can also destroy your data

Serialized Certificate of Destruction with every load
Secure chain of custody including GPS enabled fleet, locking cargo holds and optional direct delivery and seal verification
Onsite shredding at your facility, while you watch, for the ultimate peace of mind

The electronic waste problem in Barrie

Barrie has a population of 141,434, generating 10,414,340 lbs of e-waste annually.
The largest companies in Barrie include Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Wolf Steel / Napoleon Appliances, and Georgian International Ltd.
Barrie hold annual festivals that attract a variety of tourists from Canada and abroad, and there are high-end fashion boutiques, pubs, art theatres, and a strong night life.

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Did you know?

So much of what we consume every year goes to waste. Quantum is looking to change that.

  • E-waste is a significant cause of toxic pollution in the environment. This means that handling the 10,414,340 lb of e-waste in Barrie properly is extremely important.
  • When electronic waste, such as batteries, electronic toys, appliances, and more, and thrown in the landfill, they leach toxic chemicals. Mercury, lead, and cadmium end up in the soil, air, and ground water.
  • When electronic waste, such as batteries, electronic toys, appliances, and more, and thrown in the landfill, they leach toxic chemicals. Mercury, lead, and cadmium end up in the soil, air, and ground water.
  • Cell phones and other electronics contain precious metals. Over $60 million worth is thrown into landfills and incinerators each year. Replacing those components instead of being able to reuse them drives up the costs of electronics and may cause a shortage in the future.

Quantum services the following areas in Barrie

  • Allandale
  • Ardagh Bluffs
  • Downtown
  • Holly
  • Letitia Heights
  • Mapleview/Huronia
  • Painswick
  • Sunnidale

Recycling Your E-Waste in Barrie

Computer Recycling in Barrie

Laptop and desktop computers carry a high risk of data leaks, along with environmental hazards due to embedded batteries. When businesses need computer recycling services, it’s essential that the end-of-life assets are handled securely and in accordance with environmental regulations. We offer reuse and recycling services to help Barrie businesses minimize their environmental impact and ensure compliance. At the same time, our certified data destruction services give you peace of mind in knowing any sensitive data is managed with the utmost level of security from the moment it leaves your facility.

Smartphone Recycling in Barrie

Smartphones contain valuable materials including gold, silver, and lithium batteries. Without proper recycling, these resources go to waste. Furthermore, should they wind up in landfills, the lithium batteries in smartphones pose risks of fire and explosion. We work with Barrie businesses and municipalities to make smartphone recycling convenient. Quantum is also fully certified, so you can rest assured any personal data is properly destroyed and your smartphones are recycled responsibly.

E-Waste Recycling in Barrie

Barrie is a smaller city but many residents commute to nearby Toronto. The city has grown significantly in the last few years, a trend that looks to continue. Residents of Barrie have easy access to major employers, entertainment, and airports across the region. Every day those in this city face the question of what to do with unneeded electronic waste. Major employers in Barrie also need solutions that help them recycle their e-waste quickly and easily, without detracting from their business operations. That’s where Quantum can step in and help.

How Do Companies Recycle Business E-Waste in Barrie?

Business owners already have a lot on their plate, and they often don’t want to think about how to set up a new collection and recycling process. However, they do understand the importance of keeping costs low and keeping toxins out of the environment. Getting information about how to handle electronics recycling at work is the answer. Unwanted electronics are a problem for businesses who don’t have room to store extra equipment and don’t know how to dispose of it. It’s essential to divert electronics from the waste process and reuse components – which you can do with 90% of an electronic device.

Quantum Offers Help With Barrie E-Waste

If you’re looking for help with your electronics recycling, simply reach out to Quantum. We work across Canada to offer businesses access to recycling services that make it simple to reduce waste without interrupting your daily work. We offer pickups within 48 hours for companies that have 25 or more items. You can also order pickup for a small fee if you have fewer electronics to recycle. We are proud to operate within the guidelines of a variety of recycling initiatives, including EPRA (Electronics Products Recycling Association), OES (Ontario Electronic Stewardship) and NAID-Canada (National Association for Information Destruction).

Electronics Recycling in Barrie Makes a World of Difference

Canada has been fighting e-waste for a number of years. It’s illegal to export electronic waste to developing nations, and since 2004 the Electronics Product Stewardship Canada has been creating models for e-waste stewardship. This waste stream is the fastest growing in the world, and when you divert electronics you make a significant difference for people, wildlife, and the environment as a whole. Right now only 20% of e-waste in Canada is recycled, and at Quantum we are dedicated to helping that percentage grow. Be part of the solution and let us help you recycle today!

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