INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Office of Sustainability and local nonprofit RecycleForce are hosting a special post-holiday electronic recycling event on Saturday, Jan. 23 at Krannert Park.
"We invite residents across Marion County to participate in this safe and sustainable program as they clean and re-organize after the holidays," Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett said. "Together, we can work to divert this electronic waste from our landfills, all while protecting against COVID-19 transmission and continuing to offer re-entry employment opportunities to our neighbors."
Non-electronic material will not be accepted during this event.
Acceptable electronics include anything with a cord attached, plus the following:
- Cell phones
- Circuit boards
- Computers / Laptops
- External disk drives
- External tape drive
- Gaming systems and accessories
- Hair dryers and styling irons
- Hard drives
- Joy sticks
- PC cards
- PC speakers
- Uninterrupted power supply batteries
- USB drives
Those not able to make the event can also recycle unwanted electronics on Saturdays at ToxDrop sites across the county.