Global Material Recycling have been working in the computer and electronics recycling industry since 2008 collecting old computers, servers, and other IT equipment and electronics in the Austin Metro area.

We do not have a drop off location but we are offering a FREE PICKUP service for your old, broken, or obsolete computer equipment. If you have any excess of this kind of products we will come to you. (Minimum quantities apply,  please contact us first).

For a detail of what we are recycling, please check our services.


Global Material Recycling is a company that was founded in Austin, Texas in December 2011. The founders have experience in the electronics recycling industry since 2008 when they first founded Green Austin Technologies, along with other business partners.

In order to expand and improve recycling operations they decided to re-structure the company as a way to better reach the company goals as listed below:

VISION: G.M. Recycling’s vision is to become Austin’s computer recycling company of choice and offer the best Computers and Electronics recycling service that you can depend on.

MISSION: G.M. Recycling’s mission is to keep old computer/parts out from our landfills by reusing, remarketing or recycling.

We will offer an affordable computer recycling service.
We will be up-front and honest about our services.
We will make sure no electronics or computer related equipment goes to our landfills.

Our Services


  • We can recycle your old, broken computers and electronics for FREE. If you don’t have the minimum quantity of items required for a free pickup service, please contact us, we might be able to find a way to help you or at least point you in the right direction.
  • If you or your Organization, Business or Company have BIG quantities of computers and electronics to recycle (i.e. enough to fill up a pick up truck bed, or a pallet), we can setup a FREE PICKUP service. Please contact us with a pictures and list describing your items of what you have for recycle, we will reply to let you know if your items qualify, and to schedule a convenient pickup date and time.

List of items that we DO PICKUP:

  • Video/Audio Equipment
  • Barebone Computers
  • Cables of any kind
  • Cellphones and their batteries
  • Computer scrap parts
  • Desktop computers
  • Electronic boards
  • IT equipment in general
  • Keyboards
  • Laptop computers and their batteries
  • Mice
  • Modems
  • Motherboards
  • Network Routers and Switches
  • Server computers
  • Cellphone/Smartphones and their batteries
  • Tablets (i.e. iPad, Galaxy Tab, etc.)
  • Telecom equipment
  • UPS devices
  • And, any other computer related equipment

If you have any questions please contact us

List of items that we DO NOT PICKUP:

  • CRT monitors or TV’s (big, bulky old tube TV’s or monitors)
  • Printers, either small or big industrial printers or copiers (Heavy, free standing on wheels)
  • Household appliances (vacuum, coffee maker, hair dryer, etc.)
  • Office furniture
  • Metal racks or any other metal only items


  • We will erase your DATA for sure, we can wipe Hard Drives in a way that your data won’t be recoverable.
  • We have the best rates for Data Destruction service as well, just contact us to find out.
  • Depending on quantities, we might be able to pick up all your hard drives for FREE.


If you have Computers, Networking or other IT equipment  for recycle please contact us here:

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