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E-Waste collection to be held in Mazon

Published: Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 6:57 a.m. CDT

MAZON — The village of Mazon will host an E-Waste collection event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17.  This event is open to all Grundy County residents and businesses, and will be held in the parking lot of the MVK Middle School, 1013 North St. (Grand Ridge Road) in Mazon. 

To date, Grundy County has collected 151,576 pounds of electronics. These collections are for residents of Grundy County, as well as schools, libraries and businesses within the county. 

Rain or shine, this event will take place, as volunteers will be on hand to assist in transferring electronics from residents vehicles.

The following items will be accepted at the event:

Acceptable Electronics:  Televisions, computers, monitors, printers, printer cartridges, laptops and laptop accessories, hard drives, power cables, networking equipment, fax machines, photocopiers, cell phones, CD players, DVD players, digital games, UPSs, VCRs, MP3s and PSPs. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Lisa at the Grundy County Environmental & Resource Conservation Office at (815) 941-3365.

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