What to Do With Unwanted or Broken Legos

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Legos are a popular toy that can provide hours of fun for kids and adults alike. But what should you do with your Legos when you no longer want them or when they are broken? Here are a few options to responsibly dispose of your Legos:

  • Reuse: Legos are highly reusable, so consider passing them on to someone else who can enjoy them. You can donate them to a local charity, school, or daycare center. They can also be given to family or friends who have young children.
  • Recycle: If your Legos are broken or damaged, they can still be recycled. Some recycling centers accept Legos, but it's best to check with your local recycling facility to see if they accept them and if they have any specific instructions for recycling Legos.
  • Trade or Sell: If your Legos are in good condition, you can consider selling them or trading them with other Lego enthusiasts. There are online marketplaces and forums where you can list your Legos for sale or trade.