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Electronics Recycling Concludes In November

Aurora residents have one more opportunity this year to safely dispose of unwanted electronics.

The final electronics recycling collection event of the year will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at the City’s Customer Service Center, 3770 McCoy Drive.

Items accepted for recycling include PC’s, monitors, printers, scanners, modems, tapes, discs, CD drives, cables, keyboards, mice and plotters; TV’s, VCR’s, DVD players, camcorders, cameras, stereo equipment without speakers, game players and joysticks; telephones, cell phones, pagers, answering machines, typewriters, calculators, adding machines, fax machines, shredders, copiers and postage meters.  Microwave ovens are the only kitchen appliance accepted. Toasters, coffee makers, and other appliances will not be taken.

The recycling drop-off will be staffed; however, residents will have to unload their materials themselves.

More than 75 tons of unwanted electronics have been collected and recycled this year in Aurora.

Location: Aurora, Illinois

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Release Date—July 21st, 2010