California State University, Bakersfield helps residents recycle electronic waste

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - California State University of Bakersfield will help residents recycle their electronic waste Friday and Saturday. 

The recycling event will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the South West Little League parking lost across from Chevron on Camino Media and Southwest Drive. 

The event is open to all residents and businesses in Kern County. 

Electrical items that will be accepted include, but are not limited to, answering machines, camcorders, compact disk players, copiers, DVD/VCR players, electric typewriters, electronic games, fax machines, laptops, mainframe computers, cell phones, modems, pagers, PDA's, personal computers (CPU, monitors keyboards, mice, and peripherals), printers, radios, remote controls, scanners, stereos, tape players, telephones and telephone equipment, televisions, testing equipment, or two-way radios.

Items that cannot be accepted include batteries, light tubes or bulbs, mercury waste, used oil or large appliances. 

For proper recycling of these items visit, http://www.co.kern.ca.us/wmd/Pdfs/KernCountyRecyclingGuide.pdf. 

 

 

 

 

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