L.A. LIVE Hosts America Recycles Day

by laliveinsider on Thu., Nov 14 at 05:47 PM

Los Angeles’ Largest Electronic Waste Collection Event Will Take Place This FRIDAY, Nov. 15 in Nokia Plaza L.A. LIVE

WHAT: For the 4th consecutive year, as part of America Recycles Day, a nationally recognized day for raising awareness on recycling and buying recycled materials, L.A. LIVE, STAPLES Center and Waste Management will host the largest E-Waste & Recycling Collection Event in Los Angeles. The public recycling collection of E-Waste (electronic items of all kind including computers, TVs, VCRs) with collections from   10:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

For the first time this year, other common household items will be collected such as wire hangers, keys and batteries in addition to items that can be re-used such as shoes, children’s books and toys.

ACCEPTABLE MATERIALS FOR RECYCLING:

  • Electronic waste including: Computers- CPU and Laptop, Computer Monitors, Computer Peripherals- printers, keyboards, mice, Fax Machines, Photocopiers, Televisions, VCRs/Stereos, Home and Office Phones, Cell Phones, Consumer Electronics, Microwaves
  • Residential Light Bulbs and Batteries
  • Shoes, Clothing, Hangers, Accessories
  • Non-Motorized Sporting Equipment and Toys
  • Books
  • Styrofoam

PLEASE DO NOT BRING: UNACCEPTABLE MATERIALS FOR THIS EVENT:

  • Smoke Alarms/Detectors or Fire Alarms/Detectors
  • Thermometers, Dehumidifiers
  • Any unit with sludge or liquids
  • Large and Small Appliances- refrigerators, etc
  • Non Decontaminated Medical Equipment

 

WHEN: TOMORROW, Friday, November 15, 2013

Curbside e-waste and recycling drop off from 10:00AM -7:00PM.

 

WHERE: L.A. LIVE-800 W. Olympic Blvd.

Curbside drop off will take place on Chick Hearn Ct. between

L.A. LIVE & STAPLES Center, in Nokia Plaza L.A. LIVE.

 

For more information on L.A. LIVE’s America Recycles Day event on Friday, November 15, please visit lalive.com/americarecyclesday. 

 

For all media inquiries please contact: 

Michael Roth                                       Cassie Zebisch

(213)742-7155                                    (213)763-7712

[email protected]                [email protected]  

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