555 N. Indian Creek Dr., Clarkston, GA 30021, Parking Lot 4 in front of the Fine Arts Bldg., Keep DeKalb Beautiful will host a "Shred-it" Recycling Event in conjunction with Commissioner Kathie Gannon's Green Commission Green Products Expo and the One DeKalb Neighborhood Summit.
Types of shreddables: carbon paper, colored paper, computer paper, fax paper, glossy paper, invoice paper, laser print-outs, led paper letterhead, stationery, transparencies, post- notes, microfilm/microfiche, plastic credit and ID card, window envelopes, stapled papers, file folders, brochures, and catalogues.
For more information about this event, please contact Keep DeKalb Beautiful at 404-371-2654.
Drop Off Location: Smoke Rise Elementary Parking Lot
1991 Silver Hill Road / Stone Mountain, GA 30087
Smoke Rise Elementary Environmental Club is asking Tucker & DeKalb residents to recycle old
electronic items & reduce hazardous material entering Seminole Landfill.
There are at least 4.4 million PC’s and 8 million televisions in 3 million households in Georgia.
This e-waste will eventually become 334,800 tons of e-waste that will end up in our landfills.
We are promoting the recovery, reuse, & recycling of obsolete electronics and encouraging the
design, manufacture, and purchase of environmentally responsible electronic equipment.
Electronic Equipment to be accepted:
Computer Monitors Portable Radios Computer CPU’s Speakers
Stereos Microwave ovens Keyboards Cables
Telephones Laptops Printers Projectors
Disk Drives Floppy Drives Modems Keyboards
Circuit Boards Electrical Panels UPS/battery backup Cameras
CD ROM’s Video Machines VCR’s Copiers
Camcorders Record Players Typewriters Fax Machines
Computer Mouse CB Radios Scanners Cell Phones
Televisions *($10) *Batteries (not auto) Remove Toner Cartridges from Printers
THERE WILL BE A $10.00 CASH ONLY CHARGE FOR TELEVISIONS
Not Accepted: Console TV’s, Projector TV’s, Vacuum Cleaners, Refrigerators, Washers, Dryers,
Freezers, Dehumidifiers, Humidifiers, and Gas Powered Equipment will not be accepted.
Atlanta Recycling Solutions / http://www.arsrecycle.com for more information
For information on volunteer opportunities please contact
Kathy Kearney at (678) 874-3663 or email
2010 Great American CleanUp April 24, 2010 Keep DeKalb Beautiful Day (404) 371-2654
Georgia Power Refrigerator Recycling Program 1.866.446.9250
Rivers Alive Cleanup Day (404) 371-2654
Earth911.org for information on recycling anything
www.techsoup.com for recycling computers
Decatur High School Parking Lot
310 N McDonough St
Decatur, GA 30030
Electronics Recycling Event:
Saturday, March 3, 2007 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Keep DeKalb Beautiful will offer residents of DeKalb County and metro Atlanta another opportunity to recycle their old electronic items properly and reduce the environmental liability of hazardous material entering Seminole Landfill.
It’s estimated that there are at least 4.4 million PCs and 8 million Televisions in 3 million households in Georgia. This e-waste will eventually become 334,800 tons of e-waste that will end up in our landfills.
Our goal is to promote the recovery, reuse and recycling of obsolete electronic equipment, and to encourage the design, manufacture and purchase of environmentally responsible electronic equipment.
Drop off Locations:
DeKalb County Tax Commission Office
4380 Memorial Drive
Decatur, Georgia 30032
The Liane Levetan Park at Brookrun
4770 North Peachtree Road
Dunwoody, Georgia 30032
ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT TO BE ACCEPTED:
Computer Monitors Stereos Microwave Ovens
Computer CPUs Copiers Telephones
Laptops Video Machines CB Radios
Printers VCRs CD Players
Disk Drives Camcorders Portable Radios
Floppy Drives Cameras Cell Phones
Test & Networking Equipment Record Players Keyboards
Modems Speakers Scanners
Circuit Boards Typewriters Cables
Electrical Panels Fax Machines
Keep DeKalb Beautiful collected over 90,000 tons of electronics in 2006
UPS / Battery Back up Projectors
CD ROMs Computer Mouse
Televisions ($10.00 Charge)
Vacuum cleaners, refrigerators, washers, dryers, freezers, De-humidifiers or humidifiers, and gas-powered equipment will not be accepted.
Please visit Atlanta Recycling Solutions’ website for more information on where your electronics go, at http://www.arsrecycle.com/home.html
For more information on accepted items and opportunities to volunteer for this event, please contact our offices at (404) 371-2654.