Anyone with an old microwave, flat-screen television, computer, or even a motorcycle, can safely dispose of unwanted items at Collinsville’s electronics and appliance recycling drop off.
The event will be held in the parking lot at 227 W. Main St. in Collinsville the second Friday of each month in 2015 (except January). Wissehr Recycling (www.WissehrRecycling.com, WissehrRecycling@gmail.com, 618-792-4876) will run the event from 12-6 p.m. beginning February 13, 2015. Proceeds benefit Miner’s Theatre.
Only flat screen television and computer monitors will be accepted. Paper, glass, plastic, cardboard and tires will not be accepted.
Examples of acceptable recyclables are:
Kids Motorized Toys
Large and Small
Mowers – Riders/Pushers
Shovels, Rakes, etc.
File Cabinets/Office Chairs
Stoves/Stove Tops/Toaster Ovens
Pots & Pans
Hair Dryers/Curling Irons
Monitors *Only flat screen monitors
TV’s * Only flat screens
Nintendos/ Gaming Systems
Satellite or Stereo Receivers
Cordless Tool Batteries
AA, AAA, C, D