The Surplus Exchange does not profit from the recycling fees listed. Certain items cost us to have recycled appropriately (such as the vacuum chambers required to crush CRT tubes). All charges that you incur are collected strictly to cover to cost of these environmentally sound procedures, shipping, and labor.

Items Surplus Exchange Accepts


Desktop Computers – FREE (and tax deductible!)

Laptop Computers – FREE (and tax deductible!)

Copiers – $.20 per pound

Flat panel monitors – FREE (and tax deductible!)

Microwave ovens – Free (and tax deductible)

CRT Monitors – $.35 per pound

Printers – $.20 per pound

Servers – FREE (and tax deductible!)

Scanners – $.20 per pound

Stereo equipment – FREE (and tax deductible!)

Flat Panel Televisions – $.35 per pound

Rear Projection and Tube Televisions – $.35 per pound

NIST Computer Security Division Guidelines for Media Sanitization – $15 per Hard drive

Pick Up Fee for Furniture – $50.00

Electronics pick up is Free


*Prices are reduced for school districts and other non-profits. Please call TSE at (816) 472-0444 for information or e-mail

To schedule a pickup from your business click here.