Component Minimum Weight
Carat Scrap Any weight accepted
Scrap rich in gold, silver, platinum, palladium Any weight accepted
Non-PC EScrap Varies
Whole Computers 2,500 lbs
Processors 10 lbs
RAM 5 lbs
Circuit boards 50 lbs
Wire 500 lbs
Circuit Board Fingers 5 lbs
Plated Pins 5 lbs
Hard Drives 1,000 lbs

When wanting to recycle your computer, it’s best to remove all plastic and other components that will not be refined. The value-dense components will be cheaper to ship and are worth more per pound.