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2015 TIRE RECYCLING COLLECTIONS

FOR THE

RESIDENTS OF LUZERNE COUNTY

Each collection is a one day frop off event. Tires must be clean, whole and off the rims.

NO TIRES WILL BE ACCEPTEPTED WITHOUT A PRE-REGISTRATION NUMBERREGISTRATION NUMBERS WILL BE GIVEN OUT NO EARLIER THAN SEPTEMBER 7TH. There is a limit of 15 tires per vehicle.  Collection is not available to tire dealers, service station operators, tire sales outlets or re-treaders.  YOU MUST HAVE A PRE-REGISTRTAION NUMBER IN ORDER TO DROP OFF YOUR TIRES

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3RD, 2015

 

BUTLER TOWNSHIP FIRE HALL

 

14 W. BUTLER DRIVE, DRUMS

 

9:00 am TO 3:00 pm EACH DAY

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10TH, 2015

 

HANOVER AREA JR./SR. HIGH SCHOOL

 

1600 SANS SOUCI HIGHWAY, HANOVER

 

Acceptable tires include: regular size automobile, light pick up, motorcycle, quad and SUV tires only.

Unacceptable tires: tractor trailer tires, construction equipment tires, pan tires, dump truck tires, bicycle tires, bicycle tubes and lawn mower.

 

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AIR CONDITIONERS

CAN BE RECYCLED AT

JAMES TABIT & SONS (779-5344-LARKSVILLE)

&

J-L USED AUTO PARTS, INC. (779-5101-LARKSVILLE)

PLEASE CALL FOR HOURS, DIRECTIONS AND TO SEE IF THERE IS A FEE!

 

 

ELECTRONIC RECYCLING

PLAINS TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS
 
Plains Twp. has a e-waste container at their Recycling Center. 
Plains residents can use this service Mon. thru Fri. 6:30 to 2:30.
Please call 829-3430 for more information
   
 

CARTRIDGE WORLD 

Pittston-883-0300 (Drop off is FREE)

Now accepting computers, flat monitors, keyboards, mice, etc.  Please call for hours of operation.

TELEVISIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED AT CARTRIDGE WORLD

 

BEST BUY

Wilkes Barre 570-819-0719

 will take your electronic items for FREE.  

ACCEPTABLE ITEMS: computers, monitors, fax machines, printers, scanners, keyboards, mice, typewriters, video games, cell phones, VCR’s, VHS tapes, CD’s, batteries (rechargeable), televisions-(up to 32 inches)flat screen televisions-(up to 42 inches.) radios, cassette players.

Limit:3 large items per visit per day. 

NON ACCEPTABLE ITEMS: console televisions, flat screens televisions larger than 42 inches, microwaves,  any small appliances; (coffee pots, irons, vacuum cleaners, small heating units, air conditioners,etc.), or anything with freon.

Please measure televisions from angle to angle for dimentions.  Materials may be brought thru front of the store and can be dropped off at customer service desk.

Please call with any questions at 570-819-0719

http://www.bestbuy.com  to see what is accepted.

 

STAPLES  

Wilkes  Barre 570-824-8304

 will take your electronic items for FREE.  

ACCEPTABLE ITEMS:desktop computers, laptops, tablets, eReaders, monitors,  desktop printers, copiers, scanners, fax machines, schredders, GPS devices, digital cameras, MP# Players, mobile phones, and cordless phones, keyboards, mice, modems, routers and PC speakers, external hard drives and small servers.

NON ACCEPTABLE ITEMS: televisions, floor model copiers and printers, appliances, large servers, stereo/home AV equipment, alkaline batteries, lamps/bulbs, any kitchen appliances including microwaves & DVR’s.

Limit: 6 items per visit per day. 

Please call with any questions at 570-824-8304

www.staples.com for additional information and other products acceptable for recycling.

 

MUNICIPAL RECOVERY

located in Wilkes Barre

829-3231 (Charges may apply)

(Items accepted are computers, monitors, keyboards, printers, scanners, mice, printers, televisions, etc. Please be sure to contact either location prior to going to ensure hours of operation and any additional questions you may have.) 

       

BRENNER RECYCLING

 

                                                                        www.brennerrecycling.com

located in HAZLETON

570-454-8706 – (charges may apply)

Brenner Recycling is now accepting various electronic items, including televisions & CRT monitors-charges may apply, towers, keyboard and mice.   Please call for additional items being accepted and hours of operation.

 

 

 

 NEW – Covered Device Recycling Act

The Covered Device Recycling Act (CDRA, House Bill 708), Act 108 of 2010, requires manufacturers to provide recycling programs for desktop computers, laptop computers, computer monitors, computer peripherals and televisions sold to consumers in Pennsylvania beginning in January 2012. Other requirements also apply. Please see the links below. (Note to manufacturers – this does not include manufacturers of computer peripherals if the manufacturer does not make other covered devices).

 

Covered Device Recycling Act – A General Overview (PDF) 2520-FS-DEP4324 (eLibrary)
Beginning Jan. 24, 2013, desktop computers, laptop computers, computer monitors, computer peripherals, televisions, and any components of such devices may no longer be disposed in Pennsylvania with municipal waste. Additionally, covered devices that are not from an occupant of a single detached dwelling unit or a single unit of a multiple dwelling unit that used a covered device primarily for personal or small business may no longer dispose of these devices or their components at that time. All of these devices are required to be properly recycled.

 

Last Updated: 08/27/15 16:09:29
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