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Saturday, October 20, 2018

Electronic Recycling and Document Destruction/Shredding 2018

09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

400 Busse (cars will line up on the southbound side of Busse Hwy leading to the building)
Park Ridge, IL , 60068


On Saturday, October 20, the City of Park Ridge and the Chamber of Commerce will host a Document Destruction and Electronics Recycling event at the Park Ridge Public Works Service Center from 9 a.m. to Noon. This event sponsored by SWANCC. Click here to see list of acceptable, textiles. No hazardous waste accepted. For $5-per-car fee, each driver will receive a $5 coupon off any $20 Call the Chamber with questions. **Volunteers/Students (at least 13 years old) who need volunteer hours, call us!

Join the Park Ridge Chamber for our Electronic Recycling and Document Shredding Event. Saturday, October 20 from 9 am - Noon, the City of Park Ridge and the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County --- SWANCC will host a recycling event for residents of Park Ridge and other SWANCC member communities. Materials will not be accepted from non-SWANCC residents, businesses, schools or institutions.
Donors should come by the parking lot at the Park Ridge Public Works Service Center to drop off office electronics and similar items. The recycling of electronics, textiles, and documents will take place at the same time. Public Works, is across the street from Avenues for Independence where the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce will collect clothing and shoes for a textiles reuse/recycling program. 
COST: $5.00 per vehicle
A $5.00 donation is requested to assist the Chamber of Commerce with its community projects and recycling efforts. In return, each car (driver) will receive a Park Ridge Chamber coupon worth $5 off any $20 purchase at the Chamber businesses listed on the coupon.
While you stay in your car, volunteers will unload your donations of paper documents, textiles and acceptable electronics. Document destruction limit *maximum LIMIT of 6 file-size boxes or paper bags of paper documents per vehicle. Before you arrive please REMOVE plastic/metal clips/binders from paper. NO plastic bags, binders, school materials, or business materials will be accepted. Paper clips and staples do not need to be removed.
ACCEPTABLE ELECTRONICS:  answering machines, cable receivers, calculators, camcorders, cameras, CD and DVD players, cell phones, computer cables, computer monitors, computers - desktop/notebook/tablet, converter boxes, fax machines, keyboards, microwaves, mouse, MP3 players, portable digital assistants, power tools and cords, printers, satellite receivers, scanners, shredders, small home appliances such as toasters and blenders, non-wooden stereo equipment, telephones, televisions, typewriters, video game consoles, video recorders/players, and zip drives.
NOT ACCEPTING:  Humidifiers, Dehumidifiers, Refrigerators, Air Conditioners, Vacuum Cleaners, Large Appliances, Copiers, Postage Machines and Car/Acid filled batteries, Hazardous Waste.
Park Ridge Public Works Service Center
400 Busse Highway
(cars will line up on the southbound side of Busse Hwy leading to the building - people will direct you)
per Google & Yahoo Maps = Entrance is at approximately 519 Busse Highway, Park Ridge, IL
Avenues for Independence
515 Busse Highway
across the street from Public Works
Click on the title underneath the red square icon below to see poster)

Volunteers needed to unload recycling items from vehicles! Volunteers MUST wear closed shoes, be at least 13 years old and attend a SAFETY BRIEFING at 8:45 am before event begins. Volunteers & students needing community service hours please contact Public Works. 847-318-5243 

Any other questions, call or email the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce at 847-825-3121 or send an email to info@parkridgechamber.org


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