Carbon Co. offers free recycling event
In cooperation with Advanced Green Solutions Inc., Carbon County will host an electronics recycling event at the Lehighton Borough Public Works building, East Penn Street, near Snyder Tire from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24; and from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25.
Anything electronic will be accepted at no charge to the county or residents. Acceptable materials include: TVs, VCRs, DVD players, radios, stereo equipment, computer monitors, keyboards, towers, printers, scanners, telephones, mainframe and telecon equipment, typewriters, hard drives, lap tops and copiers, inc.
Advanced Green Solutions Inc. will also be accepting air conditioners with a charge of $20.
White goods, appliances or household items (such as microwaves, toasters, inc.) will not be accepted.
Anyone with questions should contact Duane or Pattie and the Solid Waste office at (610) 852-5111.