I Recycle PhoenixSaturday, October 17
Parking Lot Behind AMC Theatres, 8am-2pm
Keep Phoenix Beautiful will partner with the city of Phoenix Public Works Department and dozens of other local organizations for the “I Recycle Phoenix Festival” from 8am to 2pm on Saturday, October 17th. The event will be held at the Desert Ridge Marketplace located off Tatum Boulevard and Loop 101 near the AMC Theatres.
This recycle-palooza offers one convenient location for recycling a variety of items including electronics, telephone books, office supplies, writing instruments (pens, pencils and markers), regular recyclables, clothing, golf balls and much more. Participants also can have their old computer hard-drives and personal documents shredded and recycled. Personal documents for shredding is free up to 5 banker boxes and the on-site shredding truck is available from 8am-11am OR until the truck is full. Off-site shredding will still be available all day. Up to 5 CFL light bulbs will be accepted for free! CRT TV’s and monitors are subject to a $15 charge.
Household hazardous waste such a paint, tires and chemicals will not be accepted at this event. For HHW event information visit phoenix.gov or call 602-262-7251.
Participating organizations include: city of Phoenix, Keep Phoenix Beautiful, Vestar Development Co., Westech Recyclers, Goodwill Arizona, Treasures 4 Teachers, Batteries Plus, Verizon Wireless Hopeline, ASDD, and many others.
For more information and a complete list of what you can recycle at this event, visit phoenixrecycles.org or call 602-262-4820.