Free electronic recycling event in Wilmington

Posted by Debra Worley - email

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - The New Hanover County Environmental Management Department is hosting a free electronic recycling event Saturday.

You can drop off almost any electronic item with a power cord including, televisions, computers, and monitors.  Old electronic equipment shouldn't be thrown in the trash because they contain hazardous materials.

All collected materials will be recycled through Synergy Recycling out of Madison, NC.

The recycling event will be held Saturday, Aug. 8 from 9am-2pm at 3002 US Highway 421 North, Wilmington.

There is no drop off fee for this event.

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