Adams County buildings - including the Government Center, Human Services Center, and Motor Vehicle locations - are now open Tuesday-Friday, 7 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. Some departments are open by appointment only. Find modified office hours here.

Electronic Waste Recycling Drop-off

Saturday, August 22, 2020 at 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Thornton's Infrastructure Maintenance Center (IMC)
12450 Washington Street
Use the north entrance with access on 126th Avenue east of Washington Street.


Guidelines:  Adams County and the City of Thornton invite residents to bring their electronic waste (computers, laptops, tablets, cell phones, televisions, computer monitors, hard drives, DVD players, scanners, printers, radios, etc.) to Thornton's  Infrastructure Maintenance Center on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020 for a recycling event. Items will be recycled safely and responsibly to ensure a high level of data destruction for desktops, laptops, and other data containing equipment. There is a $15 per vehicle fee for items dropped off, including all electronics and one TV/CRT monitor. Vehicles with up to three TVs/CRT monitors will be charged $25. Cash and credit card will be accepted.


THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO ALL RESIDENTS OF ADAMS COUNTY ONLY.  NOT ACCEPTED: TVs AND MONITORS WITH EXPOSED TUBES. ANYTHING THAT CONTAINS FREON OR OTHER CHEMICALS.


Adams County and the City of Thornton are pleased to partner with Techno Rescue for recycling services on this event. For specific questions on certain electronics and data destruction, please call Techno Rescue directly at 303.482.2207.


Pre-register for the event online.


Download the event flyer for more information.