Wednesday, April 4, 2012

household hazardous waste and electronics collection on Sat. 4/7

The Green Sanctuary Group of Beverly Unitarian Church will collect household hazardous waste and electronics for recycling Sat. 4/7, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. in the church parking lot, 10244 S. Longwood Dr. (the Castle).

The following items will be collected for recycling and/or proper disposal:  electronics (computers, printers, cartridges);  properly sealed hazardous items (oil based paints, other petroleum products, toxic household and lawn products - antifreeze, used motor oil, old gasoline, oil-based paints, paint thinners, aerosol paints, herbicides, insecticides, pesticides, lawn chemicals, solvents, drain cleaners, cleaning products, pool chemicals, hobby chemicals, mercury, fluorescent lamps and projector bulbs. ); cell phones; thick-soled athletic shoes; eyeglasses; hard-cover and soft-cover books.

Water based paints, freon gas, incandescent bulbs, water soluble caulk or mortar, or bio-hazardous waste will not be accepted.

Modest contributions to help offset transportation costs are appreciated. For more information, contact Eileen Klees 773-968-3396 or eklees (at) gmail (dot) com.

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