Come celebrate America Recycles Day with Gwinnett County Solid Waste Management and Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful on Saturday, November 17, 2018, from 9:00am until noon at Coolray Field, 2500 Buford Drive in Lawrenceville. This free event will feature onsite paper shredding and the collection of electronics, tires, ink/toner cartridges, textiles, and paint. In addition, bring your old sneakers and gently used clothing to be donated to those in need or to be recycled into new products. Residents can enjoy free kids' activities and touch-a-truck and will have the opportunity to meet their haulers.
Here are some things to remember before you come:
- Paper shredding is limited to five copier paper boxes
- Paint collection is limited to ten gallons
- Tire recycling is limited to eight tires per vehicle; no dealer tires
- Electronics recycling is free with the exception of TVs, monitors, and printers; there will be a $15 cash fee per TV or computer monitor and a $5 cash fee per printer
If you are interested in volunteering, please visit www.volunteergwinnett.net to sign up for the event.