Electronics Recycling Event
Wentzville Residents Invited to Electronics Recycling Event: May 23 and Oct. 31 at Holt High School
Do you have electronic waste – old phones, broken laptops, worn-out power tools? You can recycle them all during the City’s next Electronics Recycling and Personal Document Shredding event. Aside from keeping electronic waste out of our landfills, electronics recycling helps conserve our natural resources and save money. Help us keep our local landfills free of electronic waste and join us for this electronics recycling event.
WHEN: Saturday, May 23 and Saturday, Oct. 31 — This FREE* drive-thru and drop-off event will run from 9-11:30 a.m.
WHERE: This year's event will be held again at Holt High School, located at 600 Campus Dr. The event will take place at the back of the school (behind the tennis courts).
WHO: The event is open to individuals and families; no businesses, please.
WHAT: Almost anything with a plug is accepted FREE* for this electronics recycling event. To view a list of accepted (and not accepted) items, please visit bit.ly/accepteditemswv.
SHREDDING LIMITS: Shredding will ONLY be accepted at the Oct. 31 event. Personal shredding is limited to six “Bankers Boxes” (or the same size) OR three 13-gallon (kitchen-sized) garbage bags, per vehicle. NOTE: Please only shred items with personally identifiable information. Items that DO NOT contain personally identifiable information should be recycled at a drop-off site or in your FIBER recycling cart.
ITEMS WITH A FEE: While the majority of items are accepted FREE, some items (including TVs and items containing Freon) will incur a fee. Fee-based items include:
- CRT (Cathode Ray Tube) TVs 26” or less: $30.00
- CRT (Cathode Ray Tube) TVs 27” or greater (This includes Console TVs, True Big Screen TVs and Projection TVs): $50.00
- Flat Screen TVs - All sizes (LED, LCD, and Plasma): $20.00
- Freon Containing Items (Freezers, Refrigerators, AC Units, Dehumidifiers, etc.): $10.00
- Tanning beds with lamps: $150
- CRT Monitors: $5