The management of discarded electronic devices is a growing concern. Lead, for example is found in computer monitors. With the average computer monitor containing 5 lbs of lead, one can see the importance of recycling e-waste.
2017 DATES AND LOCATIONS ARE AS LISTED BELOW;
April 29 – 8 am-Noon – DeKalb County Recycling Center – 601 E Main, Maysville, MO
April 29 -1-5 pm – Cameron Dog Pound – 521 S Elm, Cameron, MO
May 6 – 8 am-2 pm- Savannah City Lot – 3rd & Price Streets, Savannah, MO
May 13 – 8 am-Noon – Plattsburg City Maintenance Barn – 801 S Main, Plattsburg, MO
May 13 – 1-5 pm – Gower Railroad Street (across from park), Gower MO
Local Best Buy Stores and Goodwill Industries offer opportunities to recycle unwanted electronics. Please call your local Best Buy for specific details. Details also available at www.bestbuy.com. Goodwill Industries location and hours of operations can be found at www.mokangoodwill.org. Cell phone and ink jet cartridge recycling opportunities are available at area courthouses and city halls