Friday, October 18, 2013
Recycle Electronics Year Round in Craven Pamlico and Carteret
Recycling Electronics in Carteret, Craven and
Since 2011, discarded computer equipment and discarded televisions are banned from North Carolina landfills.
Computer Equipment is defined as desktop computers, notebook computers, monitor or video display units for a computer system, and the keyboard, mice, other peripheral equipment, and a printing device such as a printer, a scanner, a combination print-scanner-fax machine, or other device designed to produce hard paper copies from a computer.
A Television is defined as any electronic device that displays television or video programming with a viewable screen of nine inches or larger.
Until recently you had 3 locations once per year to deposit your electronics for recycling.
Carteret, Craven and Pamlico Counties now accept electronics year-round.
For more information, call your local Solid Waste department.
Carteret County - 252-728-8595
Craven County - 252-636-6659
Pamlico County - 252-745-4240
For general information call the Coastal Environmental Partnership