Dump your hazardous junk this Saturday . . . | Bleader

Dump your hazardous junk this Saturday . . .


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. . . at the city's next Environmental Resource Event, this Saturday, August 9, from 9 AM to 3 PM at Northeastern Illinois University, 3701 W. Bryn Mawr. It's rain or shine. Items you can dispose of include:

  • old medications
  • computers, cell phones, fax machines, and scanners
  • household chemicals and paints
  • gas cans and gas-powered lawn mowers.

 If you're a city resident you can also pick up the following environmentally friendly goodies while supplies last:  

  • compost bin ($30, check or money order only)
  • rain barrel ($40, check or money order only)
  • compact fluorescent lightbulb (free)
  • environmentally friendly gas can (with trade-in of old one)
  • $100 rebate towards an electric or push mower (with trade-in of gas-powered mower)
The next event is September 20 in a city parking lot at 900 E. 103rd.

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