Lexington Electronics and Computer Recycling

Secure Data Destruction and
Electronics Recycling Center
Located in Lexington KY
Serving the entire United States

“Providing secure and compliant solutions for data destruction and electronic recycling while maintaining the highest industry standards in order to safely and efficiently reduce waste in our environment.”





At Lexington Electronics and Computer Recycling we exist to solve a growing problem in our modern world. There are electronics that have competed their lifecycle and they need to be disposed of in a safe, efficient, and environmentally conscious manner. We provide a number of services to help accomplish this task and have the capability to handle anything electronic recycling related.


Who Is Lexington Electronic Recycling?

Lexington Computer Recycling LLC was established in 2016, with the founder’s electronics recycling experience beginning in 2008. Located in Lexington, KY we have helped clients with their eWaste across the United States. At Lexington Computer Recycling, LLC we take great satisfaction in seeing electronics properly recycled to help reduce unnecessary waste in our landfills. The recycling industry is constantly evolving and we would like to be the first place your business calls for assistance with their e-recycling needs. Our company is here for when your business outgrows its older technology such as Computers, Servers, Phones, Laptops, Telecom and Network Equipment.  Only a small fraction of electronic devices produced are appropriately recycled at their end of life.  At Lexington Computer Recycling, LLC we want to fix that and make it easy for businesses to do so.


"In a rapidly changing world of innovation and technology, Lexington Computer Recycling, LLC is here to pick up the pieces that changing technology leaves behind."

A word from the owner, Shane McClintock


What Do We Recycle?

Business Computers

Home Computers

Office Phones

Cell Phones

Switch and Router Equipment

Dental Equipment

X-Ray Equipment

DVD and CD Players

Car Batteries

Copiers and Copy Machines

Servers and Racks

Circuit Boards


Flat-Screen monitors (LED or LCD)

Flat-Screen TVs


IT Networking Gear


Networking Hardware

UPS Power Battery Back-Up Units


Telecommunications (Telecom) equipment

Wire, Cords, and Cables

Medical equipment (no biohazardous materials, please)

Cable and Satellite TV Boxes

CRT Monitors and Tube TVs (for a charge)

Plus much more! We are capable of recycling anything electronic.

Don't see something on the list? Call us and we will help verify if your item is on our list of approved recyclable items.

What Should You Expect?

  • You will be greeted courteously and professionally.

  • You will receive a full assessment of your electronics.

  • We will handle all of your e-waste materials (including the heavy stuff).

  • We will prepare your invoice and give you a receipt after services have been rendered. We accept multiple forms of payment.

  • We can provide a Certificate of Data Destruction (upon request).

  • You will have peace of mind knowing all of your data has been safely destroyed and your e-waste has been properly recycled.

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Who Can Utilize Our Services

  • Commercial
  • Non-Profits
  • Residential
  • Offices

"When it comes to recycling your e-waste, a specialized electronic recycling facility is your ideal destination."

- Albert Boufarah, CEO of SAMR Inc.


What Is E-Waste?

Lexington Electronic Recycling offers e-Waste recycling to help protect the environment.  

E-Waste consists of electronic devices and gadgets nearing or at the end of their useful life.  It covers discarded obsolete electronic devices, cell phones, laptops, and more.  There’s no need to stockpile your old electronics when Lexington Electronic Recycling will recycle them.  Additionally, we offer hard drive shredding that prevents your business or personal information theft.  Eliminate old electronics with e-waste recycling at Lexington Electronic Recycling.

There are thousands of electronic devices today that have made our lives easier and more convenient, even more enjoyable, but care must be taken when disposing of these items that have outlived their usefulness.

E-Waste is extremely toxic and the effects on humans are devastating.  Electronic waste isn’t just waste, it contains some toxic substances, such as mercury, lead, cadmium, arsenic, beryllium, and brominated flame retardants.  All electronics contain toxic materials that can be harmful to people and the planet.  Some electronics, like smartphones and laptop computers, contain heavy metals including cadmium, beryllium, hexavalent chromium or arsenic which have been shown to build up in our bodies and the environment.  The wires and cables that run through all this stuff are often coated with PVC, which contains toxic additives like phthalates.  Whether you’re a corporate, small business, government, or residential client, it’s almost impossible to expect you to know all the ins and outs of electronic recycling, when you have more important goals to worry about.

e-Waste is the fastest-growing source of waste in North America:

40-50 million tons of e-waste are generated worldwide, each year.

Only approximately 12% of e-waste is recycled.

85% of e-waste sent to landfills and incinerators is mostly burned, releasing harmful toxins in the air.

Over 65% of consumers stockpile unwanted devices in homes.

e-Waste comprises 70% of overall toxic waste.

5% of all municipal solid waste is compiled of obsolete electronic goods.

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More Frequently Asked Questions


LER - Certificate of Destruction

Do you need proof of the destruction of your recycled material?

Lexington Computer Recycling, LLC offers a “Certificate of Destruction” upon request to meet the needs of our clients. We will provide the proper documentation to help your facility or organization meet its policy requirements. At Lexington Computer Recycling, LLC, we take a great amount of pride in our expertise and operational efficiency, which empowers us to meet your needs and exceed your expectations.

The Certificate of Destruction attestation serves as dated proof and documentation that your materials have been recycled to industry standards and Personal Identifiable Information (PII) is destroyed. Many businesses use a Certificate of Destruction to help them remain in HIPAA, NIST or DoD compliance.

Lexington Computer Recycling, LLC offers individualized and customizable certificates based on your company’s needs.

In an effort to assure businesses of what happens to their assets and to demonstrate our transparency, we also offer witnessed destruction to clients who want to see this all happen right before their eyes. This can occur at your business or our facility. When you outsource your information destruction needs, it is important to have a provider you can trust.


Cindy CalvertCindy Calvert
20:42 17 Jun 22
Awesome service! Quick turn around! Need any recycling done the guys at Lexington Electronic Recycling are the ones to go to!! Would 100% recommend them
Arik BaronArik Baron
16:14 06 Jun 22
Quick and friendly service. We dropped off a bunch of light fixtures, outlets, and other various metal and electronic parts from a recent remodel. We drove down to their Nicholasville office and they helped unload all the recyclables.
Stephen McLaughlinStephen McLaughlin
21:40 02 May 22
Friendly staff. Took our 15 yr old computer, printer, defective christmas lights, even batteries. A little difficult to find but drop off very simple.
Meg MatthewsMeg Matthews
19:26 24 Mar 22
Wonderful group of individuals that work there! We needed several old computer towers destroyed and the hard drives shredded. We were able to watch the entire process and were even allowed to watch the hard drives go through the shredding process. Also very reasonable prices. Would definitely recommend.
Danni PhilpotDanni Philpot
19:50 21 Mar 22
Very nice gentleman & they’ve been super helpful disposing of our a company’s old electronic devices safely.
  • Lexington Computer Recycling was so great to work with! They were quick to respond, answered all questions, and helped us recycle so much outdated equipment. Plus they give great high-fives!

    thumb Lucy Stone
    February 6, 2019

    Great service, responsive, and extremely polite. Called them to pick up a large pile of outdated/broken computers and parts and was really impressed. I highly suggest them to anyone with... read more

    thumb Brad Hagedorn
    October 11, 2018