COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — Do you have a bunch of old electronics that you’ve been meaning to get rid of? Bring them to the 9NEWS E-Cycle on Saturday, April 27.
To help recycle electronics properly, 9NEWS has once again partnered with Techno Rescue to host the event in Parking Lot H at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City from 7 a.m. until 12 p.m.
By recycling your electronics, you’re helping save energy, reduce pollution and conserve resources.
There are a lot of items that can be recycled: TVs, computers, VCRs, stereos, printers, fax machines, cell phones, microwaves, small appliances and more. All data, media and storage will be wiped and physically destroyed to protect your identity.
Price structure in 2019:
$5 per car with additional fees for:
- LCD Monitors - $5 each
- CRT Monitors - $20 each
- CRT and flat TVs - $40 each
- Projection, Console and DLP TVs - $70 each
- Floor Model Printers - $40 each
Techno Rescue will accept cash, credit/debit cards and checks at the event to pay these fees, but they prefer cash to help the line move quickly.
Where to go:
Lot H is at the corner of East 60th Avenue and East 59th Place on the west side of the Dick's Sporting Goods Park. Here's a helpful map (and link) that you could use:
There are also items you CANNOT recycle:
- Exposed or Broken CRT’s Tubes
- Alkaline Batteries
- Car Batteries
- Light Bulbs
- Air Conditioners
- Equipment Containing Freon
- Large Household Appliances
- Office Furniture
- Paper, Plastic, Glass
- Aerosol Cans
- Oxygen Tanks
- Fire Extinguishers
- Propane Tanks
- Helium Tanks
- Pressurized Canisters
- Equipment Containing Gasoline or Other Combustible Fuel
- Car Fluids
- Smoke Detectors
- Carbon Monoxide Detectors
- Mercury-Containing Equipment or Materials
- Neon Signs
- Radioactive Equipment or Materials
- Un-Sanitized Medical Equipment
In past years this has been extremely popular, so you might want to head there early.
For more information, visit TechnoRescue.com.
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