POPULAR E-WASTE RECYCLING, DOCUMENT
SHREDDING EVENT DECEMBER 10, 2016
time again for residents and businesses to safely dispose of electronic waste
and have personal or business documents shredded at the City’s popular e-waste
event, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, December 10, 2016, in Parking Lot I of the Rose
Bowl Stadium near Brookside Park, 360 N. Arroyo Blvd. The event is sponsored by the City’s
Department of Public Works.
Shredding trucks and
e-waste collection sites will be arranged at different stations in Parking Lot
I. Look for signs directing you to the event. Motorists, pedestrians, joggers and bicyclists
are advised to use caution while traveling through the area.
E-waste items include
computers, keyboards, printers, monitors, laptops, docking stations, scanners,
shredders, fax machines, computer mice, telephones, televisions, flat screens,
VCRs, DVD players, PDAs, cassette players, tape drives, stereos and household
batteries. Many of these products have
parts that can be recycled.
The City is also helping
its residents and businesses prevent identity theft by providing free paper
shredding during the event. The public
can bring a maximum of five legal-size boxes for shredding. Sensitive documents such as receipts, checks,
pre-approved credit applications, credit card statements, outdated tax returns,
pre-printed envelopes, return address labels and business cards are items that
can be shredded.
For more information
about the free e-waste collection and document shredding event, visit www.cityofpasadena.net/PublicWorks or call (626) 744-7311.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 5, 2016 #073-16
MEDIA CONTACT: William
H. Boyer, Pasadena Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626)