Electronic waste recycled at park

10/31/2013

Point Reyes National Seashore announced it is hosting an electronic waste recycling day next Friday, Nov. 15, in recognition of America Recycles Day. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the public may bring the following items to the Bear Valley Visitor Center: all computers and related accessories and peripherals; cell phones, P.D.A.’s and telephones; audio/video equipment; small printers, scanners and faxes; wires, cables and power cords; printer toner and inkjet cartridges; small kitchen appliances; and VHS, cassette and 8-track tapes. Other items will not be accepted, including all hazardous waste; dry cell batteries (AA, AAA, D, etc.); light bulbs of all kinds; large household appliances such as refrigerators and stoves; furniture; and commercial copy machines. Reservations are not required. All waste will be taken to Renew Computers in San Rafael for recycling. For information call Dale at (415) 464.5286.