SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) - 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.