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♥♥♥♥♥♥ PLASTIC BOTTLES GO TO LANDFILLS AND TAKE 700 YEARS

BEFORE THEY START TO DECOMPOSE ♥♥♥♥♥

 

WANT TO TO RECYCLE:      

  • Car/Truck/Dozer Batteries
  • Household Batteries
  • Cell Phones  
  • Fluorescent Buls Ink/Toner Cartridges
  • Latex Paint
  • Construction or Industrial quantities of Styrofoam
  • Yardwaste
  • Leaves
  • Grass Clippings
  • Telephone Books

       Visit our LINKS page to find out more 

 

Would you like to know more about what to recycle? Ever wonder how it’s recycled or what it is made into once it is recycled?  

 

Recycling Education Classes for Pre-K thru College are available through the SWMD.  Please call 1-800-821-7654 for more information on how to schedule a day and time for a FREE Recycling Education session!!  Together we can all save our planet!

 

  RECYCLING HOTLINE:  (800) 821-7654

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 LOWES HOME IMPROVEMENT
Now accepts CFL’s.
Lowes-Kingston-570-285-6000
Lowes-Wilkes Barre-570-822-7100
Lowes-Hazleton-570-450-6801
 
Please call to verify hours and number of units per resident allowed.
 
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VINYLE SIDING WANTED

ATTENTION ALL CONTRACTORS-BRENNER RECYCLING IS NOW ACCEPTING VINYLE SIDING!  SIDING MUST BE CLEAN FREE OF ANY TYPE OF NAILS, TAPE, FLAKE BOARD, ETC.

PLEASE CALL BRENNER’S RECYCLING AT 570-454-8706 WITH ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS, DIRECTIONS AND HOURS OF OPERATION.

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BATTERY RECYCLING

All you will need is your zip code to find out which stores are near you to accept rechargable batteries and more! Call 1-800-822-8837-to find out where to recycle household batteries, small drill batteries, flashlight batteries, etc .

(Stores include: Radio Shack-Wyoming Valley Mall & Kingston, Lowes-Wilkes Barre,

Home Depot-Wilkes Barre, SEars-Wilkes Barre.)

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BEST BUY 

In WILKES BARRE-(570-819-0719) ACCEPTS RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES

 

 RADIO SHACK 

Local stores now collect and recycle RECHARGABLE BATTERIES, FLASHLIGHT BATTERIES, SMALL ELECTRONICS, HAND HELD GAMES; MP3 PLAYERS

Please call your local store for more details.

 

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LEAF COMPOST FOR SALE 

 Screened Leaf Compost sells for $20/yd – $5.00 per container.    

Screened Organic Compost sells for $16.00/yd – $4.00 per container.

 WHERE: Kingston Public Works,

Maintenance Building, 455 Church Street, Kingston

PHONE: 570-760-6410 ask for Adam, Director of Public Works

EMAIL @ dpwkingston@frontier.com

 

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   FREE

   Removal of any metal items from your home or business call

                      735-2399- RAY’S RECYCLING, Nanticoke.

 

Residential Recycling Guide

Please call 1-800-821-7654 for information on how you may receive a copy.

 

 

 

Recycling Sustainability Fee Letter.doc

 Recycling Sustainability Fee Letter.pdf

 

 

Last Updated: 07/15/14 11:09:00
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