Andrews University's Recycling Event

   Wed, April 10, 2013 @ 03:00 pm - 07:00 pm
    Transportation Building


Community members, businesses and residents from surrounding communities are
encouraged to recycle their unwanted electronic items at Andrews University’s annual
recycling event.
The recycling event will take place on Wednesday, April 10, from 3-7 p.m. at the Transportation building on the campus of Andrews University. Green Earth Electronics Recycling will be operating the event.
Accepted items include:
  • computers
  • laptops
  • monitors
  • TVs
  • telephones
  • cameras
  • DVD players
  • cords/cables
  • printers
  • toner cartridges
  • cell phones
  • refrigerators
  • air conditioners
  • appliances
  • car batteries
  • and any other electronic items or items with a cord
All hard drives are wiped to Department of Defense specifications or shredded. Due to the hazardous nature of CRT glass, there is a small recycling fee of $5 for CRT computer monitors and $10 for tube televisions.
Green Earth Electronics Recycling, headquartered in St. Joseph, Mich., is a company whose focus is to keep unwanted electronics out of the landfill by using the best
practices in information destruction and domestic recycling. Their services include
corporate and institutional pickups as well as community drop-off events for households.

Efficiency UNITED will be in attendance at the Electronic Recycling event offering rebate incentives to customers of a participating utility provider (Indiana Michigan Power, South Haven Public Works, Dowagiac Electric) when they recycle a working refrigerator, freezer, dehumidifier, or room AC ($30 rebate for working refrigerators and freezers/$15 rebate for working dehumidifiers and room AC units). An Efficiency UNITED representative will at the event collecting customer information and rebates will be mailed after information is submitted and processed.
For more information visit www.GreenEarth1.comAndrews University employees should direct questions to Anton Pellegrini at

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