Free Mobile App Locates Recycling Locations

December 7, 2009 by


iRecycle, a free iPhone application from, makes it easy to find recycling locations anywhere in the U.S. Find places to drop off your old cell phone (or water bottle or motor oil or… well, you get the idea), get directions, and find out what else recycling centers accept. iRecycle also hosts information on local green events in your area, and if your event isn’t listed, you can add it through iRecycle to spread the word about what’s happening in your neighborhood.

• Access to over 110,000 recycling and disposal locations for over 240 materials
• Get directions to the nearest site from your current location
• Find additional information for each location like hours of operation, their Web site, other materials accepted (hey, maybe you can recycle all those plastic bags from under your kitchen sink), etc.
• Call locations directly from search results (iPhone only)
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Available from iTunes

1 Comment »

  1. Mobile Phone Recycling said:

    its very good & useful application developed by is iRecycle for iPhone. Which helps in finding a recycling company nearer to you.

    It will be more beneficial if the same application is developed for all the mobile phones by which all can find the nearer recycling to to recycle their mobile, water bottles etc. By that we can save our environment.

    — January 9, 2010 @ 02:06

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