Recycling an Apple product is as easy as it is good for the planet.

Recycle any Apple device online. For qualifying devices, you’ll receive a gift card. We’ll either refurbish the device for resale or recycle its materials responsibly to be reused.

Recycling Online

Tell us which device you have and we’ll email you a pre-paid postage label. Once you’ve deleted your data, send your device to us, and we’ll handle the rest.footnote 1

iPad, iPhone or smartphone

Send us your device, and if it qualifies we’ll send you a gift card.footnote 2

iPad 2 or newer

iPhone 4s or newer


Mac desktop, Mac notebook or PC

Send us your computer, and if it qualifies, we’ll send you a gift card.footnote 2

Mac from 2007 or newer


How to delete your data: iOS Devices | Mac

Additional Recycling Resources

Independent recycling professionals can obtain removal instructions for the battery and other components requiring selective treatment by calling Apple Support.