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CANCELLED: April 25th - Cobb Spring Community Recycling Event

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Keep Cobb Beautiful Community Recycling Flyer
March 16, 2020

Keep Cobb Beautiful is preparing to meet our Cobb County neighbors at Jim R. Miller Park on April 25, 2020 from 9AM-1PM.  There are limits* and fees* where noted.  Early arrival is recommended.  See you soon!

On-Site Paper Shredding

There is a limit of *ten* kitchen garbage bags or *ten* small banker boxes per vehicle.  Paper with staples is OK.  Protect against identity theft by having documents shredded securely on-site by a licensed, bonded and locally-owned shredding company. 

  • Medical bills, bank & credit card statements, checks, documents that contain personal/sensitive information

NO BINDER CLIPS OR PAPER CLIPS.  NO GLOSSY PAPER ,  PHOTOS,  MAGAZINES, JUNK MAIL, PERIODICALS, NEWSPAPER, CDs, DVDs, BINDERS OR BOOKS.

Household Textiles:

  • Clean towels, sheets, clothing, shoes, blankets, purses, luggage, functional toy & bicycles.  Functional car seats/booster seats with liners and restraints intact.  Books, CD's, DVD's, records and tapes.  Fabric and craft supplies.  Functional small counter top appliances.  Functional gas-powered tools (tank must be emptied).  Housewares (dishes, cutlery, etc.), framed paintings and clothing hangers. 

NO FLIP FLOPS, RUGS,  RAGS, CARPET, BED PILLOWS, NON-FUNCTIONAL ITEMS

 Hefty® EnergyBag® Program:

  • Clean items only (hard-to-recycle plastics)
    • Plastic shopping bags, plastic straws & coffee stir sticks (no wood),  foam egg cartons, sandwich bags, salad bags, self-sealing bags, plastic utensils,  plastic pet food bags (no paper no foil), plastic cereal/powder mix bags, frozen vegetable/fruit bags.

ITEMS MUST NOT CONTAIN METAL, FOIL OR PAPER.  NO #1 PET/PETE PLASTIC, NO #2 HDPE PLASTIC .

Electronics*:

  • Computers, cell phones, printers, circuit boards, hard drives, gaming systems, VCR, keyboard, flat screen monitor or TV, fax machines, etc.

*$10 CASH FEE FOR EACH CRT TV & CRT MONITOR*

Polystyrene (Styrofoam):

  • Clean items only.  No size restriction.  No food contaminated containers.  Foam peanuts must be bagged separately.

Household Appliances:

  • Stove, microwave, oven, washer, dryer, water heater, refrigerator, blender, grill, toaster, etc.  All light bulbs and liquids must be removed.

Metals:

  • Steel, aluminum, cast iron, etc.

Lawn & Other Equipment:

Ceiling fan, lawn mower, weed eater, chainsaw, etc.  Fuel must be removed from tank.

ITEMS NOT ACCEPTABLE:

Batteries, light bulbs, household hazardous waste (oil, paint, fuel, etc.), medication or bio-hazardous waste, flip flop shoes, rags, wood, box spring, mattress, furniture, firearms, household fixtures (cabinet, door, window, etc.), plumbing fixtures (pipe, toilet, sink).

PLEASE CONSIDER A DONATION TO KEEP COBB BEAUTIFUL, INC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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