SelfPaid Shipping Label

Thank you for helping us by paying for shipping.  Saving Big Sky Recycling on shipping costs allows us to make a larger impact and provide more to charitable causes.

To print a selfpaid shipping label, please fill out the form below. A copy of your label with our pre-shipment checklist will also be emailed to you.

How to Recycle Cell Phones with a SelfPaid Label

Step #1

Request a selfpaid USPS shipping label.

Step #2

Follow our step-by-step data erase instructions.

Step #3

Carefully package in a padded envelope or small box.

Step #4

Affix postage and drop off at your nearest post office.

Frequently Asked Questions

What types of cell phones and electronics can I recycle?
Does Big Sky Recycling accept chargers and charging cords?
How do I erase my personal data?
Can I include batteries with my cellphones?
What if I don’t have access to a printer?
How do I schedule a USPS pickup?
Does Big Sky Recycling accept televisions or desktop monitors?
How do I request a certificate of data destruction?
Can I get a charitable deduction form?
What types of cell phones and electronics can I recycle?

Cell Phones

All makes and models of cell phones, working or broken: flip phones, messenger phones, smartphones, and iPhones.

iPads & Tablets

All makes, models and generations of iPads, Android Tablets and eReaders including Nooks and Kindles.

iPods & Laptops

All makes and models of iPods and MP3 players along with MacBooks, Chromebooks and laptops.

Chargers & More

We are happy to recycle your charging cables.  Other items we accept include cameras, video game systems and more.

Does Big Sky Recycling accept chargers and charging cords?

Yes, Big Sky Recycling will gladly recycle your cell phone chargers, cords, and accessories.

How do I erase my personal data?

Upon requesting a shipping label we will provide you with a pre-shipment check list, including instructions on how to remove your accounts and erase personal data. These step-by-step directions can also be found here.

If you are unable or unsure how to erase your data we are happy to help. Big Sky Recycling follows strict standards of operations, ensuring data destruction on all recycled electronics.

Can I include batteries with my cellphones?

Yes, please include the batteries and leave them installed in the cell phones.

What if I don’t have access to a printer?

If you don’t have access to a printer and are recycling 1-4 phones you can simply write in our mailing address: Big Sky Recycling PO Box 13160 Portland, OR 97213.

How do I schedule a USPS pickup?

Once your cell phones are ready to ship, you can drop them off at the nearest USPS location or schedule them to be picked up from your home or office.

Does Big Sky Recycling accept televisions or desktop monitors?

No, at this time we do not accept televisions or desktop monitors.  We recommend finding a local recycling center for these items.

How do I request a certificate of data destruction?

We are happy to provide you with a certificate of data destruction.  To request one, please contact us prior to shipping your phones.

Can I get a charitable deduction form?

Big Sky Recycling was built around the idea of giving back to nonprofits but this does not qualify us as a IRS 501(c)(3) nonprofit and therefore cannot provide tax deduction documents.

However, we would be happy to provide you with a receipt of your donations, to request on please contact us prior to shipping your phones.

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