Itasca Green Day

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9th Annual GREEN Day Event

May 6th, from 8:00 AM until noon, Itasca residents can once again get rid of a wide range of unwanted materials in an environmentally good way.  The Village of Itasca, the Itasca Police Department, Itasca Public Works, SCARCEeCycle Solutions, UsAgain, Working BikesChicago Bio-Fuels, ProShred and Fellowes are jointly sponsoring our annual GREEN Day event.

 The event will take place in the Itasca Metra Commuter parking lot across the street from the Itasca Bank and Trust Company.  We ask that you have your recyclables organized to make uploading quick and easy.  Listed below is a comprehensive list of all materials we will be accepting on Green Day.  Please do not bring any items not on the list; we will be forced to reject them. Please Note that paper shredding is offered to residents and and in-home businesses only. If you need large volumes of paper documents that need to be destroyed please contact International Paper, located in Itasca.
Due to major changes in the recycling market we are limiting the recycling of old style "CRT" televisions and monitors to one each per car.

 

Monitors, both CRTs
and flat panels
Televisions
Computers, desktop and laptop
Keyboards
Computer Mice

Toner/Ink Cartridges
Printers
Scanners
Fax Machines
Copy Machines
VCRs,
Stereos
Radios/Speakers
Projectors
Routers/Modems/Switches
Alarm Clocks
Tape and CD players,
Telephones
Cell phones & Chargers
Phone Systems
Gaming consoles
Electrical/computer cables
Other Computer Accessories

Still /Video Cameras
MP3 Players 

Power supplies
Microwaves
Bicycles 
Automobile batteries
Lawn Mowers 
Cable/Satellite Receivers
Digital Converters
Motor oil
Anti-freeze
Scrap metal
Batteries of All Types
Old American Flags
Eyeglasses
Hearing aids
Unused yarn
Crayons
Buttons
Paper/cardboard
Prescription Drugs

Clothing 
Cooking Oils/grease

 

We will not be accepting paint, household hazardous waste or fluorescent lights of any kind.  If you have paint to be disposed of please contact Earth Paint, 147 Front St.,  Wooddale 262-724-6864
Special Thanks to Fellowes, Inc. for the donation of paper shredders.
Free shredders will be given away to random visitors throughout the event