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Electronics Recycling Event in Gladstone Offers Sustainable Solution for Residents



Gladstone, Jun 24, 2023 - In an effort to promote environmental sustainability and responsible waste management, the city of Gladstone is hosting an Electronics Recycling event on Jun 24, 2023, from 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM at the Public Works Facility, located at 4000 NE 76th St, Gladstone, MO 64119

The event provides an opportunity for Gladstone residents to safely dispose of their old and unwanted electronics, contributing to a cleaner and greener community. With a focus on reducing electronic waste and encouraging recycling, this initiative aims to minimize the environmental impact associated with electronic devices.

Residents are invited to bring their unwanted electronics to the Public Works Facility, where most items can be recycled free of charge. However, a nominal fee will be applied for televisions and large monitors. For more information about the applicable fees and specific details, concerned individuals are encouraged to contact the event organizers at 816-436-5442.

By participating in this Electronics Recycling event, residents can actively contribute to the preservation of the environment and the conservation of valuable resources. Proper disposal of electronics helps prevent harmful chemicals and materials from entering landfills, reducing the risk of soil and water pollution.

Electronic waste, often referred to as e-waste, poses a significant environmental challenge due to the presence of hazardous materials such as lead, mercury, and cadmium. By recycling these devices, the city of Gladstone aims to mitigate the potential adverse effects on both human health and the ecosystem.

The Electronics Recycling event serves as a reminder of the importance of responsible electronic waste management. It offers residents a convenient and eco-friendly solution for getting rid of old electronics while ensuring their proper recycling and disposal.

Gladstone residents are encouraged to mark their calendars and take advantage of this opportunity to contribute to a cleaner and more sustainable future. By participating in the Electronics Recycling event, they can make a tangible difference in reducing electronic waste and promoting a greener community.

For further information and any inquiries regarding the event, interested individuals are advised to contact the event organizers at 816-436-5442. Let us come together as a community to protect the environment and embrace the benefits of responsible electronics recycling.