Air Conditioner Return to Material Guide Home Search Recycling MenuRecycling Hub My Services Material Guide Household Items Construction & Demolition Electronics Fabric Food & Packaging Glass & Ceramics Hazardous Items Metal Paper Plastic Vehicle Related Wood Yard Waste Our Containers Plastics Acceptable Not Acceptable Collection Reminders External Links Top 10 Problems Recycle Coach Deposit Return What Becomes What Collection Reminders Extra Resources Air Conditioner These items cannot go in the garbage and should be recycled. It is best to have them recycled through the contractor repairing or replacing them, to prevent the release of freon. Freon is a chlorofluorocarbon (CFC). These items can be recycled at your local landfill for a fee. ACCEPTABLE DISPOSAL This item may be dangerous when handling, use extra precautions for your safety. This item may be disposed at a designated drop off location specializing in this material. This item may be recycled at a designated location specializing in this material.