America Recycles Day
Celebrate Tempe's 20th year of recycling
11/16/2013 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The City of Tempe invites residents to help the environment by participating in a FREE zero waste recycling event in honor of America Recycles Day and 20 years of providing residential curbside recycling services. Items brought to this event will be recycled, reused or disposed of in an environmentally safe manner. All items must be clean and sanitary.
The following items can be recycled:
Books, building supplies (no cement), electronic technology equipment (calculators, cameras, cell phones, computers and monitors, DVD players, VCRs, telephones, televisions), golf balls, household hazardous waste, household textiles (clothing, linens, towels), belts, hats, shoes (all types) purses, wallets, soft/stuffed toys, plastic shopping bags, school supplies, tires, and appliances (dishwashers, refrigerators, stoves), American flags.
Free secure confidential document shredding
Free compost to each household that participates in this event. Proof of Tempe residency required (e.g. drivers's license, utility bill).
A donation of one canned food item is requested for Tempe Community Action Agency's food pantry.
For more information about what items can be recycled at this event call the Recycle Hotline (480) 350-4311.