Date: Monday, January 19, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Desert Metals Recycling, 3119 E. Pennsylvania St., Tucson AZ 85714
Directions: East of Country Club Rd. south of Ajo Way
Cost: Free! (most electronics); Note: Televisions and monitors NOT accepted
Don’t know what to do with your outdated computer or other electronics sitting in storage? Want to recycle it properly and safely? Tucson Clean & Beautiful is hosting an electronics collection event to conserve resources and improve our environment.
This event will accept working and non-working electronics from area residents including computers, printers and other peripheral items, printer cartridges, cell phones and other small household electronics (i.e., fans, mixers, toasters, vacuums), home entertainment equipment, telephones and other electronic components. Most electronics recycled at no cost. Televisions and monitors are not accepted.
Printer cartridges will be recycled through Cartridge World Tucson to benefit Tucson Clean & Beautiful, and cell phones will be provided to Emerge! Center Against Domestic Abuse for reuse or recycling.
Program and contact information for each recycling partner is on their respective websites:
- Cartridge World Tucson – www.cartridgeworldusa.com
- Emerge! Center Against Domestic Abuse – www.emergecenter.org
- Desert Metals Recycling www.recycletucson.com
Tucson Clean & Beautiful is a non- profit organization now in its 3rd decade as the flagship for community environmental volunteer efforts in the Tucson area. Its programs address recycling and waste reduction, urban forestry, land stewardship, and beautification. Call (520) 791-5000, visit https://tucsoncleanandbeautiful.org/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.