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E-waste

E-waste is for NONWORKING electronic equipment. If you have NONWORKING computers, cell phones, televisions or other electronics, do not throw them in the trash. Most charities and other agencies only accept WORKING electronics. For information on that see FAQ Recycling.

World Care accepts WORKING and NONWORKING computers and televisions.

Contact:

3538 E. Ellington Place
Tucson, Arizona 85713
M-F 9am - 3pm.
Phone: 520-514-1588
Fax: 520-514-1589
E-mail: hope@worldcare.org

Tucson Clean and Beautiful has the Reduce-Reuse-Recycle Directory for Tucson and Pima County is on the web at: www.tucsonaz.gov/tcb/rd/

Contact:

Tucson Clean & Beautiful
P.O. Box 27210
Tucson Az, 85726-7210
520-791-3109
tcb@tucsonaz.gov

Los Reales Landfill will accept items such as computers, antifreese, batteries, oil, paint etc. For a complete list of what they will accept visit their website: cms3.tucsonaz.gov/es/customer-services-residential-recycling and select Collection Information under the heading Household Hazardous Waste located to the left of the page.

Contact:

Los Reales Landfill
5300 E. Los Reales Road
Landfill Information: 520-791-5151
Recycling Information: 520-791-5000
Household Hazardous Waste Information: 520-888-6947
Monday-Saturday: 6 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED
http://cms3.tucsonaz.gov/es/customer-services-residential-recycling

Tucson/Pima County Household Hazardous Waste Program (HHW Program), is "a joint project between the City of Tucson and Pima County, is designed to collect household hazardous waste from residents of our community. The HHW Program is operated by the City of Tucson." Large quantities should be taken to the Sweetwater location.

Contact:

Main Site
2440 West Sweetwater Drive
520-888-6947
FRI. & SAT. 8 AM TO 12 p.m.
http://www.pima.gov/deq/waste/householdhaz.html

Outreach Sites:
Eastside City Hall: 7575 E. Speedway Blvd.
Tucson Water Plant 2: 1102 W. Irvington Rd.
Open the first Saturday of each month from 8 am - 12 p.m.

Desert Waste Not Warehouse: "This business is listed for Tucson recycling centers, recycled glass, recycled paper, and recycled plastic."

Contact:

2560 N 14th Ave
Tucson, AZ 85705-4207
(520) 623-7162

Source:

"World Care." World Care. http://www.worldcare.org/index.html (accessed October 21, 2011).

 "Tucson Clean and Beautiful." Tucson Clean and Beautiful. http://www.tucsonaz.gov/tcb/ (accessed October 21, 2011).

"Los Reales Landfill | The Official Website for the City of Tucson, Arizona." TucsonAZ.gov Home | The Official Website for the City of Tucson, Arizona. http://cms3.tucsonaz.gov/es/content/los-reales-landfill (accessed October 25, 2011).

"PDEQ Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Program." Pima County Government Arizona | Tucson, Marana, Ajo, Oro Valley, Sahuarita, Three Points, Arivaca. http://www.pima.gov/deq/waste/householdhaz.html (accessed October 25, 2011).

"Desert Waste Not Warehouse in Tucson, AZ Recycling Centers." Super Green Technologies - Nanotech Tankless Water Heaters- Go Green with Our Products & Technologies Help Save the Environment. http://www.supergreentechnologies.com/recycling-centers/arizona/tucson/location-35993708/ (accessed October 25, 2011).

SEE ALSO IN THIS FILE

Recycling

Article tagged with: e-waste, waste, computer, disposal, cell phone, recycling

Last Update: 11-25-2011 4:28pm

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