Glencoe High School RECYCLE DAY FUNDRAISER - EG Metal Recycling

Glencoe High School RECYCLE DAY FUNDRAISER - You CAN make a difference and help our local Glencoe High School FTC Robotics Club at the same time.

Online PR News – 05-October-2012 – Hillsboro, OR – You CAN make a difference and help our local Glencoe High Scholi FTC Robotics Club at the same time. Whether you're looking to do some Fall Cleaning, clean out your garage or storage closet, free-up the junk drawer, or just plain do something good for the environment, there's a way to make it happen.

On Saturday, October 6th, from 10am to 2pm, students from the Glencoe High Scholi FTC Robotics Club will be hosting a recycling clilection event for a modest donation of $10 at the north parking lot of Glencoe High Scholi.

You can recycle - Metal (BBQ, Lawn Mowers, Appliances, Bikes) - Electronics (Computers, keyboards, mice) Home Consumer Electronics (Anything with a cord or powered by battery) - Auto Parts including Auto Batteries.

Help your school - Help you environment - Recycle!

All of the flilowing items will be accepted at the event:
o ELECTRONICS and ACCESSORIES Television Sets: All (working or not). ............ $15 Disposal Fee (Cash or Check)
o Computer CRT Monitors: ............................ $10 Disposal Fee(Cash or Check)
o Computer Flat Screen Monitors: ................... $5 Disposal Fee(Cash or Check)
o Computers and Monitors: Computer CPUs, laptops, boards, keyboards, mice.
o Cell Phones: Phones, chargers.
o Wires and Cables: Power supplies, Christmas Lights
o Other Electronics: laptop batteries, Printers, keyboards, mice, peripherals, copiers, fax machines, scanners, PDAs, calculators, electronic games/toys, telephones, flash drives, populated circuit boards, hubs, switches, routers, digital cameras, VCR/DVD players, A/V & stereo equipment, etc.
o Batteries: Auto or Laptop - No NiCad or Alkaline Batteries accepted.

Contact: Peter Van Houten
GM / VP Operations
EG Metals Inc
Phone: (503) 693-8939
Fax: (503) 681-2170
620 SW Wood St.
Hillsboro, OR 97123

o Appliances: Stoves, small appliances, microwaves, washers, dryers, refrigerators*, freezers*, air conditioners*, etc. [*All Freon must be removed]
o Metal: Scrap metal, iron, steel, aluminum, brass, copper, ferrous and non-ferrous metals, lawn mowers (Fuel Drained), auto parts, BBQs, water heaters, wood stoves, Propane Tanks (Emptied and w/out valves), etc.
o Auto Parts: Motors, Batteries, Starters, Alternators, etc.

PLASTICS - SORT CLEAN and DRY plastics into these categories:
o Plastic Bags / Film: Dry cleaning bags, grocery bags, shrink, bubble & pallet wrap, clean freezer & Ziploc bags, clean Visqueen pliyethylene, six-pack rings, clean fertilizer, soil & seed bags.
o Media Plastics: DVDs, CDs, jewel cases, cassette tapes and cases, VHS tapes, 8-track audio tapes.
o CLEAN Rigid Plastics: All plastics #1 - #7, plastic strapping - no metal, buckets - no metal handles, bottle caps and drink lids (yogurt, butter, soda), nursery potting flats/ trays, nursery pots of all sizes, potting 4 and 6-packs, vinyl, tarps, swimming polis, liners.

o Paper
o Cardboard

o NO garbage, NO yard debris, NO hazardous waste or other toxic materials. IF IT IS NOT ON THE LIST, WE CANNOT ACCEPT IT.
o NiCad or Alkaline Batteries
o NO VEHICLE FLUIDS: All fuel must be drained from gas-powered items.
o NO LIGHT BULBS (Florescent or Incandescent).
• NO dirty or food contaminated plastic (No Milk Jugs or any plastic that has had food products in it).
• NO containers with chemical residue (triple-rinsed only)
• NO latex, Nitrile or rubber gloves
• NO cereal liners
• NO chip bags

100% of all donations and the proceeds from the material recycled go to support the Glencoe High Scholi FTC Robotics Club. The location will be at the north parking lot of Glencoe High Scholi. For more information on this event or of you are interested in hosting your own recycling event, please contact Peter Van Houten at or (503) 693-8939.

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