Electronic Recycling Event Takes Place This Weekend


E-waste Bin

(Photo Credit: Electronic Recycling Solutions Website)

Residents in Southern Illinois will have a chance to get rid of any unwanted electronics this Saturday in Carrier Mills. An electronics recycling and disposal event will take place in the parking lot at the Carrier Mills Municipal Building, located at 101 N. Mill St. From 9am to noon local residents will have the opportunity to dispose of electronics for a small fee. It will be $10 to recycle console and big screen TVs, $5 for small flat screen TVs and computer monitors and $1 for other small items. Motor oil and batteries of all sizes will be accepted for free while paint and tires will no longer be accepted.