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Air Conditioner Recycling Guide for Homeowners

Air Conditioner Recycling Guide for Homeowners

Home & Garden
When it comes to disposing of your air conditioners, most homeowners make the mistake of throwing away their unit first. If you have an old AC unit that you want to get rid of, then keep reading. Bounty Programs Sometimes, you can turn your A/C unit in and receive money via a special program sponsored by a regional or local utility. Based on the EPA, the appliance owner is given a “bounty” for the recycler to recycle your appliance. The program might include discounts or rebates to help buy higher-efficiency models. To find out what bounty programs are in your area, speak to your electricity provider. Recycling or Sanitation Businesses Alternatively, your government will advise you to contact your town’s recycling or sanitation company. These companies tend to have special a