There are two upcoming recycling events on the Upper East Side: the first will be on Sat, April 30th at the 82nd Street Greenmarket (E. 82nd bet York & 1st) and the second on Sun, June 26th at the 92nd Street Greenmarket (1st Ave, bet 92nd & 93rd). There will be a wide range of items collected. Here is a complete list:
E-Waste, working and non-working:
• Computers (laptops & desktops, servers, mainframes)
• Printers, scanners, fax-machines, copiers
• Network devices (routers, hubs, modems, etc.)
• Peripherals (keyboards, mice, cables, etc.)
• Components (hard drives, CD-ROMs, circuit boards, power supplies, etc.)
• TVs, VCRs, & DVD Players
• Audio-visual equipment
• Cell phones, pagers, PDAs
• Telecommunication (phones, answering machines, etc.)
APPLIANCES WILL NOT BE COLLECTED.
Paper Shredding: You bring it, we’ll shred it! It’s not essential, but try and remove the paper clips to reuse.
Clothes/linens/fabric/shoes/hats/belts… BUT NO CARPETING.
And our usual batteries, corks, DVD/CDs, printer cartridges, Britta filters and #5 plastic and cords which we collect every week at both markets!
This information can also be found at http://uppergreenside.org/blog/2011/04/05/upcoming-electronics-recycling-events/.
Also, for updates about the 82nd and 92nd Street Greenmarkets, check-out our greenmarket blog: “This Week at the Markets” athttp://thisweekatthemarket.wordpress.com/.