Reduce Reuse Recycle Day
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
3 p.m. - 7 p.m.
lake Michigan college, 2755 E. Napier ave., Benton harbor
Enter campus from Napier Ave. and follow the event signs to the parking lot south of the Mendel Center.
Household Chemicals: Home/garden/garage chemicals, used motor oil & filters, yard & garden chemicals, antifreeze, gasoline, stain, oil-based paint, varnish, household & car batteries, cleaners, paint thinner, unwanted pills and other medications, medical needles/sharps, mercury items, compact fluorescent light bulbs & tubes, photo chemicals, pool chemicals, small 1-lb propane cylinders, adhesives, driveway sealer & more.
Electronics ($10/computer monitor and $20/television fees apply, payment due at the event)
Magazines & Catalogs
Books (soft & hard cover, for reuse - NO binders or notebooks)
Shoes (all types, for reuse, must be in good condition, in pairs)
Foam/Polystyrene (ice chests, foam cups, clean foam "to-go" containers, egg cartons, foam blocks; NOT ACCEPTED packing peanuts, soft foam, or building material)
Plastic Grocery Bags (must be clean and empty)
Personal Documents for Free, On-site Shredding
Thank you to our 2019 RRR day business partners!
- Document Shredding: Kent Record Management, 1994 Plaza Dr., Benton Harbor, 269-926-4100.
- Electronics: Green Earth Electronics Recycling, 4200 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, 269-326-1232, www.greenearth1.com.
- Household Chemicals: ERG Environmental Services, 13040 Merriman, Livonia, MI, 734-437-9650.
- Magazines & Catalogs: Republic Services, 7227 Reliable Path, Stevensville, 800-677-1083.
- Books & Shoes: Goodwill of Southwest Michigan, http://goodwillswmi.org.
- Foam/Polystyrene: Dart Container, Lansing, MI, https://www.dartcontainer.com/environment/
- Eye Glasses: local Lions Club
- Bicycles: Cycle-Re-Cycle, https://www.cycle-re-cycle-swm.org/
- Plastic Grocery Bags: Martins Supermarket, St. Joseph
- American Flags: Scouts Troop 624 will respectfully retire the collected American flags.