Appliance Turn-In Program

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FirstEnergy’s Ohio utilities will pick up and recycle your old refrigerator or freezer and you’ll get $75.*

Getting rid of your old fridge or freezer couldn’t be easier. We’ll pick up and recycle your old fridge or freezer and you’ll get $75. Plus you can save up to $150 a year in reduced energy costs. Recycle a working room air conditioner or dehumidifier along with a qualifying refrigerator or freezer and you’ll get an additional $25 per unit.


Program Guidelines

  • Must be an electric customer of FirstEnergy’s Ohio utilities
  • You must own the appliance(s)
  • Refrigerators and freezers must be 10 – 30 cu. ft., plugged in, and operating (cooling) at the time of the scheduled pickup
  • Limit of two refrigerators/freezers plus up to two room air conditioners/dehumidifiers per calendar year**
  • Your incentive will be mailed to you 4-6 weeks after pickup of appliance(s)
  • Please note that this is NOT an appliance replacement program. Your old appliance will be removed and recycled in an environmentally friendly manner and will not be replaced with a new appliance.

Click here*** to sign up or call 1-855-485-7463   


Costs of these programs may be recovered through customer rates in accordance with Ohio law. For a complete list of commercial, industrial, residential and low income energy efficiency programs, please visit

*Promotion applies to orders placed January 1 - March 31, 2020.

**Room air conditioners and dehumidifiers must be recycled in conjunction with a qualifying refrigerator or freezer.

***This is a link to a third-party site. The site is maintained by the third-party vendors administering these programs on behalf of Ohio Edison, Toledo Edison and The Illuminating Company (FirstEnergy’s Ohio utilities).

***This program is subject to end at any time without notice. Please check to verify the continued availability of this program.