Alternative Options

What To Do When ReSource Can’t Accept Your Donation

Not all items are suitable for donation to ReSource. Here is a list of items that we cannot accept, along with a list of organizations in our community that can help you dispose of your materials responsibly. In addition to this list, ReSource staff may determine that your item is not reusable or resalable. If you are unsure whether or not ReSource can accept your donation, please pre-qualify your gift.

Materials ReSource Cannot Accept Places That CAN Accept Those Materials
Beds & Mattresses A Bedder World; EFFA; Sister Carmen
Used Carpet/Carpet Pads Gone for Good Store; Bud’s Warehouse; Re:Volve Recycling
Carpet Padding Mountain Trade Supply
Cribs Boulder County
Dishwashers Eco-Cycle
Electronics Eco-Cycle; Best Buy
Fluorescent Light Bulbs Eco-Cycle
Hazardous Waste Materials Boulder Hazmat Facility
Hollow Core Doors Craigslist; Freecycle
Lumber & Trim < 4” Craigslist; Freecycle
Paint Eco-Cycle; Boulder County Hazardous Management Facility; City of Longmont Hazardous Waste Facility
Refrigerators & Freezers Eco-Cycle; Boulder County Waste Transfer Station; Bizzy B’s Recycling
Shower Doors Craigslist; Freecycle
Single-pane Windows Craigslist; Freecycle
Upholstered Furniture Eco-Cycle; Providers Resource Clearinghouse
Windows with Cracked Seals Craigslist; Freecycle
Wood-burning Stoves Western Disposal
Wooden Ladders Craigslist; Freecycle