Free electronics' recycling event planned for Carbon on Sept. 29
In cooperation with Advanced Green Solutions, Carbon County will host an electronics' recycling event at the Lehighton Borough Public Works building, East Penn Street, Lehighton, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 28; and from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29.
Anything electronic will be accepted at no charge to the county or residents. Acceptable materials include, VCR's, DVD players, radios, stereo equipment, computer keyboards, towers, printers, scanners, telephones, mainframe and telecom equipment, typewriters, hard drives, lap tops and copiers.
Advanced Green Solutions will also be accepting computer monitors for a $7 charge and TV's and air conditioners will be $20.
White goods/appliances or household items (such as microwaves, toasters, etc.) will NOT be accepted.
Anyone with questions should call Duane or Patti at the Solid Waste Office at (610) 852-5111.