Microphone Recycling

What type of microphone can I recycle?

You can recycle all types of microphones, including dynamic mics, condenser mics, ribbon mics, lavalier/lapel mics, and USB mics. 

What recyclable materials are in a microphone?

Microphones contain all recyclable materials, including plastic housing, metal parts, and electronic components. Many microphone manufacturers have taken steps to reduce the environmental impact of their products by using recycled or recyclable materials in the construction of all microphones. Although Cohen only recycles metal, learn more about where to recycle non-metal materials.

What are the benefits of recycling my microphone?

Recycling all microphones is a great way to save money, reduce our environmental impact and help ensure that all parts of the microphone can be reused and recycled. Recycled materials can be reused in other products, creating new jobs and reducing our reliance on foreign resources. Additionally, recycling all types of microphones helps to keep hazardous waste out of landfills and helps conserve natural resources. By recycling all types of microphones, you can help reduce emissions and make your contribution to a healthier environment. 

What are the risks of not recycling my microphone?

Not recycling all microphones can have a detrimental impact on the environment. It can release hazardous materials into the air, water and soil, leading to pollution and health risks for all living organisms. Additionally, not recycling these items often results in more waste being sent to landfills or incinerators which can emit greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, contributing to climate change. Recycling all microphones helps to reduce the amount of waste going into landfills and incinerators, as well as providing raw materials for new products.

How do I recycle microphones?

Cohen is a full-service recycling company that specializes in the responsible disposal of electronic items and has been providing services to both individuals and businesses since 1924.

Can I make money from recycling my microphone?

While you can get paid for some recyclable items, microphones sometimes incur a recycling fee. Some items require more processing but the benefits of recycling are still great! Even with a small fee, you’re making the world around you greener and your own life leaner – helping both the environment and economy while decluttering at home.

Find A Scrap Yard

Cohen operates several public and commercial recycling centers in Ohio and Kentucky.

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