TV (CRT) Alternative ways to recycle Illegal in Garbage & Drains E-Waste You can dispose of TVs for free at E-waste recycling sites in San Luis Obispo County. Several local businesses and organizations also accept TVs for recycling. Achievement House553 Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo, CA | (805) 543-9383Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pmMap & DirectionsCall first. NCI Affiliates, Inc.1625 Commerce Way, Paso Robles, CA | (805) 434-3811Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pmMap & DirectionsAccepts TVs and other electronics. PIck-up available for a fee. Never Throw in the Trash Many older TVs contain hazardous waste, such as lead and cadmium, that could leach into the environment. These chemicals are dangerous, so don’t throw TVs in the trash. Alternative Ways to Recycle Best Buy's Electronics and Appliances Recycling Program Best Buy will take back CRV TVs for a $25 fee; up to two TVs are accepted from each household per day. If your CRT TV is larger than 32 inches, you cannot drop it off, but they will pick it up free of charge if you have a new product delivered. Find a location here.