Compucycle

Compucycle

Compucycle

CompuCycle is a family business established in 1996 by Mr. John Hess and son Clive Hess. Prior to becoming an electronic recycling company CompuCycle was known as Complex Metals Incorporated whose primary focus was metals exchange. As the technology market was growing, it was apparent that there was a larger market for environmentally responsible disposal of retired electronic equipment thus forming CompuCycle. For the last 15 years CompuCycle has successfully upheld our promise of ecofriendly and secure electronic recycling practices to our customers. In January of 2011, CompuCycle was proud to become Houston’s first Responsible Recycling (R2) Certified company earning this prestigious EPA recognized credential. Our certification along with years of experience and working with the most prominent corporations in Houston has earned us the dependable reputation we have today.

Company details

7700 Kempwood Drive , Houston , Texas 77055 USA
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Business Type:
Service provider
Industry Type:
Material Recycling
Market Focus:
Nationally (across the country)
Year Founded:
1996

History
CompuCycle is a family business established in 1996 by Mr. John Hess and son Clive Hess. Prior to becoming an electronic recycling company CompuCycle was known as Complex Metals Incorporated whose primary focus was metals exchange. As the technology market was growing, it was apparent that there was a larger market for environmentally responsible disposal of retired electronic equipment thus forming CompuCycle. For the last 15 years CompuCycle has successfully upheld our promise of ecofriendly and secure electronic recycling practices to our customers. In January of 2011, CompuCycle was proud to become Houston’s first Responsible Recycling (R2) Certified company earning this prestigious EPA recognized credential. Our certification along with years of experience and working with the most prominent corporations in Houston has earned us the dependable reputation we have today.

Achievements
Houston’s first R2 Certified electronic recycling company
Awarded the US Export Achievement Award for excellent achievement in the Global Marketplace by the US Department of Commerce. For sales of refurbished product to international destinations.
Approved vendor for the Houston-Galveston Area Council
A permanent City of Houston Electronic Drop-off facility for the residents of Spring Branch and Northwest Houston.
Became ISO 14001:2004 Certified in February 2012

Mission Statement
We strive to provide safe, secure and responsible electronic recycling to protect the environment and ensure that our customer’s product is managed properly throughout the entire process.

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Items accepted for recycling
Computer Equipment

  • Personal computers
  • Servers & server racks & peripherals
  • Keyboards, mice, and speakers
  • Switches & routers
  • Cords & cables
  • Computer monitors (including: CRT, LCD, LED, Plasma)
  • Laptops
  • Hard drives
  • Memory chips
  • Projectors
  • Hubs and routers
  • Tape drives
  • Printers, copiers, and plotters
  • Fax machines
  • UPS Batteries
  • Power supplies
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Small kitchen appliances (microwaves, toasters, blenders without the glass, mixers)
  • PDAs
  • Game consoles and controllers
  • Cell phone and laptop batteries and rechargeable batteries
  • Telephones
  • Cell phones
  • Toner cartridges
  • DVD/CD/VCR Players
  • Stereo equipment
  • CDs, floppy drives, VHS tapes
  • Hair styling utensils: curling iron, straightening iron, hair dryer
  • Alarm clocks and radios
  • Electric fans

*TVs are accepted at our facility at all times.
*No TV’s larger than 27 inches will be accepted at the Kingwood, Clear Lake, and Center Street locations for safety purposes.
We do accept paper, plastic, and aluminum cans at our facility however, these materials need to be completely empty and rinsed out prior to dropping them off.  Bottles that have liquids inside cannot be recycled properly.