Appliance Recycling

*Our Appliance Recycling  program has ended effective December 31, 2019. We are no longer accepting applications for this program. Please visit for more information on how to properly recycle a refrigerator or freezer.

  • Get Paid - Receive a $50 incentive check by mail 4–6 weeks after we pick up your appliance
  • No Hassle - Schedule a free, convenient pick up of your old appliance by phone or online
  • Save Money & Energy - Remove an old refrigerator or freezer and you could save up to $150 a year in energy costs

Or call 1-888-277-0529 to schedule by phone.

Who Can Participate?

  • Residential customers of Appalachian Power
  • Customers must own the unit(s) being recycled or receive consent from their landlord or tenant
  • Refrigerators and freezers must be older than 10 years to qualify, empty, in working condition, and inside measurements must be 10–30 cubic feet
  • Residential customers may recycle a maximum of two units per address per year
  • ARCA Recycling, Inc., an appliance recycler, will pick up and recycle refrigerators and freezers that are in working condition
  • 95% of the unit is recycled and hazardous waste is disposed of in an environmentally safe manner