CONYERS—Rockdale County’s Keep Conyers-Rockdale Beautiful will host an electronics recycling and paper shredding event on Saturday, Sept. 13, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the parking lot of the Rockdale County Government Annex, 1400 Parker Road, Conyers.
This event will provide the public with a safe place to discard and recycle old documents and electronics. Professional electronics recycling and paper shredding companies will securely handle all items on site under the close supervision of government staff.
People simply pull up and drop off items that volunteers will unload. Cash fees will apply to certain for recycling including $10 each for plastic televisions; $5 each for plastic monitors; and $30 each for plasma, projection, wooden console televisions or televisions with exposed, bare tubes. 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
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED:
Papers containing foreign objects such as paper clips or staples
Bare, lead-based glass tubes
Large household appliances
Exit signs (items with fluorescent tubes)
Liquids of any kind
Devices containing mercury
Devices containing freon