Electronics Recycling in Strathcona County

Does your Strathcona County business have outdated or broken computers, tablets, smartphones or other electronic devices that are no longer in use?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 Strathcona County and the surrounding areas. Businesses in Strathcona County 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 Strathcona County

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

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 Strathcona County

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.

Need some questions answered first?

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?

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

About Strathcona County and E-Waste

Strathcona County has 98,381 inhabitants who collectively produce around 983,810 lbs. of e-waste each year.
Over 11,000 businesses also contribute to e-waste production in Strathcona County.
Strathcona county is home to Canada’s largest petrochemical processing area, including over 15 world-class facilities.

Did you know?

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

  • E-waste around the world is more than 41.8 million tonnes, which represents tens of millions of dollars in potentially reusable resources. That’s why recycling is so important.
  • Recycling the 983,8810 lbs. of e-waste generated in Strathcona County represents an excellent opportunity to protect the local environment, reduce waste, and save energy.
  • Recycling one ton of plastic can save between 1,000-2,00 tons of gasoline. It takes 88% less energy to recycle plastic than is required to make it.
  • Many discarded electronics contain trace quantities of lead and other toxic substances. If improperly handled during the recycling process, it can harm workers.

Quantum services the following areas in Strathcona County

  • Antler Lake
  • Ardrossan
  • Collingwood Cove
  • Fort Saskatchewan
  • Half Moon Lake
  • Hastings Lake
  • Josephburg
  • North Cooking Lake
  • Sherwood Park
  • South Cooking Lake

Recycling Your E-Waste in Strathcona County

Computer Recycling in Strathcona County

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 Strathcona County 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 Strathcona County

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 Strathcona County 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 in Strathcona County

Strong recent growth has occurred in the manufacturing, construction, professional, and scientific/technical sectors of Strathcona County’s economy. Additionally, Strathcona County contains the largest hydrocarbon refining cluster in Canada. Thanks to that unique, pivotal position, it is well-positioned for sustained growth. Further, businesses continue to be attracted to the area because of the favorable business tax policies that are in place. As these lucrative businesses operate, they generate significant amounts of e-waste in the ordinary course of doing business.

Recycling options in Strathcona County

Computers and other electronics are accepted for drop off at the Broadview Enviroservice Station that is located at 101 Broadview Road in Sherwood Park. Residents can drop off computers and other consumer electronics for free* during operating hours on Thursday-Sunday.

Quantum makes recycling simple

An even simpler option is to have Quantum recycle your end-of-life electronics. They will collect loads of 25 or more devices for free* and proceed to wipe any remaining data from them, ensuring complete privacy. Then, the gadgets will be refurbished or recycled.

Quantum takes care of the entire process so that you don’t even have to haul your electronics in or worry about your data falling into the wrong hands. Simply call to schedule a pickup, and Quantum will handle the rest.

Ready to schedule your e-waste pickup?

Ready to schedule your e-waste pickup?