Electronic waste collection on Saturday; open to Bristol, Plainville, Southington residents

There will be a free collection of acceptable electronic items on Saturday, Aug. 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The event will be held rain or shine at the city yard, 95 Vincent P. Kelly Rd., Bristol (Approach from Middle Street.)

The collection is open to residents of Bristol, Berlin, Branford, Burlington, Hartland, New Britain, Plainville, Plymouth, Prospect, Seymour, Southington, Warren, Washington, and Wolcott. Identification is required. No business or commercial waste will be accepted.

Acceptable items include: CPUs, notebooks, computers, laptops, towers, servers, TV’s, computer monitors, printer, scanners, fax machines, keyboards, mice, computer cables/wires, circuit boards, disk drives, answering machines, telephone systems, cell phones, satellite receivers, projectors, cameras, VCR/DVD players, tape recorders, video game systems, radios, stereos, MP3 players, toasters, microwaves, blenders, coffee makers, blow dryers, and other small household electrical appliances. Any electronic device powered by a cord or battery, smaller than a mini-refrigerator is acceptable.

No commercial/business eWaste. Nothing toxic or hazardous will be accepted.

For more information, call (860) 584-7791

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