Refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, and water coolers contain ozone depleting refrigerants (CFCs / Freon) that must be removed by a certified professional.
Large and small appliances containing Freon like full size refrigerators, freezers, and large air conditioning units, as well as dehumidifiers, water coolers, air conditioners and mini-refrigerators should be taken to a Freon certified handler. Some sites charge a fee. Drop-off sites and pick up service include:
PECO - Visit https://www.peco.com/recycling OR CALL 1-888-573-2672 for full eligibility requirements.
You must be a PECO residential customer. PECO will pay you for a refrigerator or freezer. Appliances must work and be 10-30 cubic feet, clean and free of mold and food.