Recycling an Apple product should be as easy as using one.

The Apple Renew program lets you recycle any Apple device at any Apple Store and online.1 We’ll make sure it’s recycled responsibly or given a chance to be used again.

Find an Apple Store

Get Started Online

Tell us which device you have, and we’ll email you a prepaid mailing label. Once you’ve deleted your data, ship your device to us and we’ll handle the rest.2

Trade in iPad, iPhone or Smartphone

Send us your recent device, and if it qualifies, we’ll send you a gift card.3

iPhone 4s or newer

iPad 2 or newer

Recent smartphone

Recycle Mac, PC, Display or iPad

Tell us about your device. We’ll pick it up and recycle it responsibly.4

Computers and displays 

Recycle iPod, Apple Watch, or older iPhone or Smartphone

Send us your iPod or other older device and we’ll recycle it responsibly.5 Or, take your old iPod to an Apple Store and get 10 per cent off a new one.

Apple Watch, iPod or older device


Remember to delete your data before recycling your device: iOS Devices | Mac

Apple and the Environment

Learn about our efforts to prevent climate change, protect natural resources and keep harmful toxins out of the ecosystem.

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Other Recycling Programs

Education and enterprise

Apple offers large education institutions and businesses the opportunity to recycle large volumes of unwanted computer equipment at no charge.
Volume Recycling for Education
Volume Recycling for Enterprise

Recycle Apple batteries for free

Bring your old portable batteries to an Apple Store near you and we’ll recycle them for free.
Find a store

National e-waste recycling scheme

Under the Australian Government’s National Waste Policy, permanent e-waste collection locations are being established across Australia.
Find a collection point

Community recycling events

Apple participates in community-based computer recycling events held in several states. All brands are accepted.
Find an event near you