Collection of Equipment

For Individuals

An ARPE-Québec drop-off point near you.

You can confidently drop off your equipment at a drop-off point listed on the Recycler mes électroniques website.

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For a Better, More Engaged, Responsible, and Humane World, Where Everyone Can Take Their Place.

We collect computer equipment you no longer use, such as computers, tablets, smartphones, screens, etc. Our service is professional, secure for your data, free, local, eco-friendly, and certified. Insertech is an NRRPE certified refurbisher by the BQR (Bureau de qualification des recycleurs) and recognized by the ARPE-Québec program. We guarantee maximum reuse of your devices and ecological recycling of waste with a certified recycling partner.

For Businesses

Donation of Computers / Cellphones

When you donate reusable devices, you support our mission of youth employment integration, fight against obsolescence, and allow the community to have affordable and more environmentally friendly devices. Who benefits? Many people in the community: families, students, seniors, disadvantaged individuals, as well as organizations and small businesses.

Purchase of IT Equipment / Cellphone Fleets

If donation is not possible for your company, we can purchase your devices from a certain level (contact us for details).

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Advantages of Entrusting Your Equipment to Us


  • NRRPE 2016 certified refurbisher by the BQR (Bureau de qualification des recycleurs)
  • Recognized refurbisher by the ARPE-Québec program
  • ISO 14001: 2015 Certification
  • Material traceability and detailed reports


  • Data erasure using the “Secure Erase” method (NIST800-88), recognized by the RCMP
  • Physical destruction of non-reusable hard drives on-site
  • Secure premises
  • Annual audits


  • Maximum local reuse of equipment
  • Local recycling of waste with a recycling partner recognized by ARPE-Québec
  • Support for socio-professional integration of young adults and newcomers
  • Affordable access to quality devices for seniors, families, and nonprofits


  • Free pickup in Greater Montreal (for companies with a partnership with Insertech or donations of at least 15 computers with at least i5 8th generation processors)
  • Disposal of electronic waste in certified recycling channels
  • Certificate of erasure/destruction of hard drives
  • Sustainable development report: reuse/recycling statistics, social/environmental indicators

Tax Receipt

  • Insertech can provide an official donation receipt for income tax purposes to businesses donating computer equipment.


  • Other Security Modalities Possible According to Your Needs
  • Purchase of IT equipment possible
  • Discounts and special offers for your employees:
    • Permanent discounts in-store
    • Exclusive offers, first choice on the equipment you donate
    • Special activities

Accepted Equipment

We refurbish the following devices to resell at low prices to our customers or use in community projects:

  • Desktop computers, with i5 processors (8th gen.) or more powerful
  • Laptops, with i5 processors (8th gen.) or more powerful
  • Digital tablets
  • Smartphones
  • Liquid crystal displays (flat screens)
  • Anything that cannot be refurbished is ecologically and locally recycled with a certified partner.

We accept the following devices, if they come with reusable materials:

  • Servers
  • Cathode ray tube (CRT) monitors
  • Printers
  • Keyboards, mice, speakers, various cables
  • UPS, rechargeable or non-rechargeable batteries
  • Scanners
  • Fax machines
  • Basic cellphones (not smartphones)
  • Networking devices: switches, routers, hubs…
  • Phones and telephone systems
  • TV decoders, TV converters
  • Media: CDs, DVDs, floppy disks, cassettes

Request a Pickup

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This recovery service is for:

  • non-partner companies that do not have the quota of 15 computers with i5 8th gen. or higher processor power

You can drop off your equipment at the back door, without appointment, Monday to Friday from 8am to 4pm, except Wednesdays.

We do a maximum reuse of the devices. What cannot be reused is recycled in an ecological and local way with a certified recycling partner that complies with environmental standards. The hard disks are securely erased using a method recognized by the R.C.M.P.

Please note that tax receipts are only issued to companies that donate equipment that meets the eligibility criteria.

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Description of the equipment to pick-up

Reminder: free pick-up from 15 computers and/or laptops with i5 4th generation or more powerful processor.

They Trust Us

For any questions or comments, feel free to contact us!