Thursday, April 17, 2008

Electronics Recycling in Park Slope & Fort Greene

Discarded computers and electronics are toxic hazardous waste!
Keep your unwanted electronics out of the landfill by bringing
them to this neighborhood e-waste recycling event.

***Electronics Recycling in Fort Greene
WHEN:
Saturday April 19, 10am-4pm
Sunday April 20, 10am-4pm
Monday April 21, 4pm-7pm
WHERE:
Fulton St between South Portland Ave and Oxford St
WHAT:
They accept working and non-working:
- Computers (laptop & desktop) and Monitors
- Servers, mainframes
- Printers, scanners, fax-machines, copiers
- Network devices (routers, hubs, modems)
- Peripherals (keyboards, mice, cables)
- Components (hard drives, CD ROMs, circuit boards, power supplies)
- TVs,VCR & DVD Players
- Audio visual devices
- Radios/Stereos
- Cell Phones, pagers
- PDAs, other telecommunication devices (phones, answering machines)
- Media (floppies, CD's, zips, VHS tapes)**

**Gets sent to www.greendisk.com - if you have a lot of media please
go to the website, pay a small fee, download an address label and
send it directly to them. All materials collected will be recycled via Lower East Side Ecology Center's partnership with BuildItGreen. For more information, visit the Lower East Side Ecology Center's website:
LES Ecology Center

***Electronics Recycling in Park Slope
WHEN:
Saturday April 19, 10am-2pm (rain or shine)
WHERE:
Prospect Park YMCA, 357 Ninth St. Brooklyn (bet, 5th & 6th Aves.)
WHAT:
They accept a variety of electronics and compact fluorescent bulbs, but no televisions. Sponsored by the Park Slope Civic Council, Per Scholas, and Council on the Environment of NYC. For more information see:
Park Slope Civic Council

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