Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful (KCRB) is holding its annual Electronics Recycling & Paper Shredding event for Rockdale residents and business owners, Sat., Sept. 10, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., in the parking lot of the Rockdale County Government Annex, 1400 Parker Road, Conyers, 30094.
The free, half-day event will provide the public a place to safely discard and recycle old documents and electronics, regardless of working condition.
There is a maximum of 4 banker boxes per vehicle for paper shredding, and as a new element this year due to high demand, participants must provide valid photo ID as proof of an address in the County for both shredding and recycling. Professional electronics recycling and paper shredding companies will securely handle all items on site under the close supervision of government staff.
Cash fees will apply to certain items for electronics recycling, including $20 each for TVs and $10 each for CRT monitors. All other electronics are free to recycle. The following is a list of items accepted/not accepted at the event.
Papers that are loose, folded or in envelopes.
Desktops, CD-ROMS, Printers, Laptops, Floppy drives, Fax machines, Servers, Circuit boards, Copiers, Mainframes, Power supplies, Scanners, Network hubs, Hard drives, Typewriters, Network switches, UPS and UPS batteries, Modems, Cell phones, Ni-MH/Ni-CAD batteries, Stereos, Desktop phones and systems, Lithium batteries, VCR, Keyboards/Mice, Blu-Ray players, Radios, Check processing, Cable/Wire, DVD-players, Gaming consoles, Gaming controllers, CD-players, LCD monitors, Toner/Inkjet cartridges, Dock stations
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED:
Paper Shredding, Papers containing foreign objects such as spring loader/binder clips or glue/adhesives, Photographs, Hanging metal file folders, Three-ring binders, Electronics Recycling, Projection/Console TV’s, Car batteries, Tires, Washer/Dryers, Toaster ovens, Freezers, Vacuum cleaners, De-Humidifiers, Blenders, Speakers (wooden), Gas-powered tools, Mixers, Gas grill tanks, Household trash, Ovens, Battery-powered tools, Microwave ovens, Hair dryers, Liquid-containing devices, Radioactive material, Ceiling fans, Alkaline batteries, Humidifiers, Refrigerators, Coffee makers
For more information, please contact KCRB at [email protected] or 770-278-7052.