‘E-Recycle Day’ slated Saturday in Sulphur - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

‘E-Recycle Day’ slated Saturday in Sulphur


CITGO Lake Charles Manufacturing Complex is partnering with Keep Calcasieu Beautiful, Stine, the City of Sulphur, Team Green of Southwest Louisiana and Waste Management, to host the Fifth Annual "E-Recycle Day" on Saturday.

The event takes place in the Stine parking lot in Sulphur from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

The public is invited to bring unwanted electronics for recycling.

Here is what will be accepted:

Electronic items: Computers, monitors, computer peripherals, printers, fax machines, keyboards, photocopiers, televisions, VCRs, stereos, home and office phones, mobile phones and consumer electronics.

Mercury items accepted include: Lamps (fluorescent, high intensity discharge, neon, mercury vapor, high pressure sodium and metal halide), and thermostats and thermometers containing metallic or liquid mercury.

Items that will not be accepted include: Smoke detectors, fire alarms, dehumidifiers, large appliances, medical equipment and units with sludge or liquids.

Vehicles should enter the Stine parking lot through the south entrance to drop off their E-waste items located at 2950 Ruth Street in Sulphur on La. 27, south of I-10.

Only residential deliveries will be accepted.

For more information, call the City of Sulphur at 337-527-4500.

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