Bulky Items Amnesty Day

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THINGS TO KNOW


RESCHEDULED FROM JANUARY 2024 DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. 


-ITEMS ACCEPTED 

•Plastic Bottles •Glass Bottles •Cans 

•Electronics •Tires  •School/Office supplies 

•Small Batteries •Light Bulbs 

•Paper Shredding

•Gently used Tennis Shoes   

•Yard Waste •Old Furniture


*NO APPLIANCES, NO PAINT*


PLASTIC/GLASS BOTTLES & CANS

Bottles/cans must be empty & rinsed.


ELECTRONICS RECYCLING 

Audio equipment
 Answering machines
 Batteries (alkaline, lithium, rechargeable, laptop)
 Blu-ray players
 Bluetooth devices
 Business phones/systems
 Cable
 Cable boxes
 Cameras (disposable, film, digital)
 CD players
 CD-ROMs
 Cell phones
 Charging cables
 Check processing equipment
 Circuit boards
 Computers
 Copiers
 CPUs (central processing)
 Credit/debit card readers/processors
 DVD players
 Desktops
 Disk arrays
 Earpieces
 Ethernet hubs
 Extension cords
 External hard drives
 Fax machines
Flat screen monitors

Floppy disks

Gateways
 GPS units

Handheld electronic games

Hard drives
 Headphones
 Inkjet cartridges
 iPads
 Keyboards

Laptops

LCD monitors
 Modems
 MP3 players
 PC
 PC power supplies
 PDAs (personal digital assistant)
 Picture printers
 Phone systems
 Point of Sale Systems
 Power distribution units
 Power strips
 Printers
 Projectors
 Radios

RAM (random access memory) devices
 Receivers

Remote controls
 Repeaters
 Routers
 SSDs
 SD cards
 Scanners
 Servers
 Smartwatches
 Speakers (small size only)
 Stereos
 Tablets
 Telephones
 Typewriters
 USB flash drives
 VCR players
 Video games
 Video game consoles
 Video game controllers
 Video recorders
 Walkie-talkies
 Wireless Access Point
 Wirings


 TIRES

Limit of 4 tires per vehicle. Tires must be without rim. Compact cars, SUV, and small trucks only.


SCHOOL SUPPLIES

ITEMS ACCEPTED: Art supplies, school/office supplies: empty writing instruments, glue sticks. 



SMALL BATTERIES

ITEMS ACCEPTED: Alkaline (AA, AAA, C, D, 9-V). 


LIGHT BULBS

ITEMS ACCEPTED: CFLs, HIDs, Circular fluorescent.


TENNIS SHOES

ITEMS ACCEPTED: Gently used athletic/tennis shoes.


REPUBLIC SERVICES

ITEMS ACCEPTED

•Aerosol Cans •Aluminum Cans •Aluminum Foil •Cardboard boxes •Cereal Food Boxes •Household Plastic 1-7 (empty and rinsed) 

•Old furniture  •Yard Waste

*NO APPLIANCES!*

 

GENERAL INFOMATION 

-PROOF OF RESIDENCY REQUIRED

Riverdale residents must show current driver's license, lease, or utility bill.

 

-ADDITIONAL INFORMATION 

•Limitations apply- 4 boxes/bags per vehicle.

•Riverdale residents are asked to stay in their vehicles for safety and efficiency. Volunteers collect items from each vehicle, the contents are dumped into a shredding truck or recycling containers onsite. 

*While all shredding is done onsite, you will NOT necessarily be able to see your specific documents being shredded, as they will be mixed in with the documents of other participants.

 

-COST

Free event but donations are accepted and greatly appreciated!