STATE OF TEXAS ALLIANCE FOR RECYCLING

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Addison Earth Day and Sustainability Event (with shredding & recycling drop-off)

  • Sat, April 17, 2021
  • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Addison Service Center, 16801 Westgrove Drive


Addison Earth Day and Sustainability Event

April 17, 2021 | 12pm - 3pm CST
Addison Service Center (16801 Westgrove Drive)

Mark your calendar and clean out your closet. Addison is celebrating Earth Day and Sustainability Day on April 17 from 12pm - 3pm with a contactless recycling event at the Addison Service Center (16801 Westgrove Drive).

The first 100 people receive a free t-shirt. If you are interested in a tree sapling to plant in honor of Earth Day, those will be given out to interested attendees until they are gone.

For questions, please contact Shawn Cheairs at 972-450-2818 or scheairs@addisontx.gov.

In addition to onsite shredding, we will be collecting the items below:

  • Computers: Desktops, laptops, servers, LCD monitors, keyboards, mics, speakers, and all other computer components.
  • Portable Electronics: Cell phones, GPS devices, calculators, portable CD and DVD players, PDAs, and MP3 Players.
  • Cameras: Camcorders and all non-disposable film and digital cameras.
  • Office Equipment: Fax machines, typewriters, inkjet cartridges, printers, scanners, routers, shredders, and copiers.
  • Entertainment Electronics: Car and home audio equipment, satellite and cable boxes, VCRs, DVD players and recorders, headphones, and multimedia projectors.
  • Multimedia: DVD and VHS movies, audiobooks, and music CDs. All multimedia items must include original covers.
  • Clothing & Accessories: Pants, coats, shirts, purses, belts, shoes, hats, etc.
  • Toys & Games: Action figures, blocks, dolls, stuffed animals, etc.
  • Video Games: Video games, systems, and accessories.
  • Sporting Goods: Golf clubs and bags, athletic helmets and pads, baseball bats and gloves, basketball shoes, cleats, hockey sticks, ice skates, and roller blades.
  • Musical Instruments: Guitars, percussion, strings, woodwinds, brass, and electric keyboards.
  • Home and Garden: Air purifiers, baby monitors, vacuum cleaners, power tools, electric razors, sewing machines, and medical equipment.
  • Non-Fiction Books: Cookbooks, craft books, textbooks, etc.
  • Collectibles: Comics, Figurines, Trading Cards, etc.
  • Pottery, Cookware & Glass Dinnerware: China, Porcelain, Art Pottery, Stoneware, etc.

Items may be in any condition – damaged, non-working, or fully operational. Your donations help ensure proper recycling of e-waste and save valuable landfill space. A tax deduction slip will be provided for all donations.

Metrocrest Services Food Drive

We will also be collecting non-perishable and canned food items for donation to Metrocrest Services Food Bank. Please help support our local food bank.

This is a free event open to Addison residents and non-Addison residents. Town employees will follow Covid-19 protocols for PPE and contactless collection.

How Does Contactless Collection Work?

  1. Arrive at collection location.
  2. Follow the signage directing to the traffic lanes.
  3. One of our team members will be there to greet you and direct you to the proper location.
  4. You will remain in your car.
  5. Advise team member of the location of your items and provide them access.
  6. Once items have been removed proceed to follow directions to exit the collection area.

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STAR is a 501c3 non-profit organization

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PO Box 142274

Austin, TX 78714

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Office: 512.828.6409

Email: info@recyclingstar.org

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