The City of Birmingham Recycles Day Committee hosted an event to allow ALL CITIZENS OF METRO BIRMINGHAM to recycle their Electronic Waste and Yellow Pages. Environmental groups also helped to educate the public about environmental impacts and recycling.
Accepted Items for Recycles Day:
Yellow Pages, Personal Computers, Televisions, Monitors, LCD TVs, Flat Screen Monitors, VCRs, Radios, Stereos, DVD players, Microwaves, Power
Supplies, Rechargeable Batteries, Vacuums, Banking Equipment, Telephones, Pagers, Networking Equipment, Laptops, Keyboards, Mice, Power Cables, Non-Hazardous Medical Equipment, Printers, Copy Machines, Servers, Hubs, Ink Cartridges, Toner Cartridges, Remotes, Modems, Projectors, Cameras
Unaccepted Items for Recycles Day:
Refrigerators, Washers, Clothes Dryers, Dish Washers, Mercury Containing Devices (Thermometers, Fire Alarms), Hazardous Chemicals/Materials, Light
Bulbs, Florescent Bulbs, Bio Waste
There was a drive-thru for e-waste, Yellow Pages telephone books, and cellular telephones.
This year's event was extremely successful, so be watching for next year's event, to be held near America Recycles Day in the fall.