11th Annual Texas Recycles Day to be held Nov. 18

Contact: Karen A. Threlkeld, APR

Phone: (325) 947-9205

Date: Oct. 24, 2017

Friday, Nov. 17 & Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017

No charge to drop off appliances, metal dishwashers, hot water heaters,  televisions, microwaves, computers, laptops, fax machines, copiers, cell phones, scanners, printers, monitors, servers, phone systems, software, audio equipment, electric keyboards and any electronic components.

Collection Locations

Angelo State University- ASU Stadium Parking Lot

Friday, Nov. 17, 2017
noon to 5 p.m.

  • Electronics only

SAFE Recycling Center - 702 Warehouse Road

Friday, Nov. 17 & Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Residential yard brush may be dropped for chipping
  • Secured Document Shredding

Saturday, Nov. 18
9 a.m. to noon ony

Other items you can bring:

  • Clean food and drink containers—glass, metal, aluminum and steel
  • Mixed metal- scrap metal, pots and pans, lawn chairs, copper
  • Dry newspapers, magazines, catalogs, white and colored paper
  • Corrugated cardboard, feed sacks, paper grocery bags, boxes
  • Batteries—Lead acid, car, truck & motorcycle
  • Telephone books
  • Cell phones
  • Plastic # 1 and # 2 and plastic grocery bags
  • Eyeglasses
  • Egg Cartons
  • Ink cartridges

What you can't bring:

  • Tires
  • Household trash
  • Mattresses
  • Paint &  hazardous materials
  • Firearms and ammunition
  • Fencing and coat hangers
  • Windshields and mirrors
  • Styrofoam packing
  • Oil & Oil filters—any lubricant

Community partners include the Texas Department of Transportation, Angelo State University, the City of San Angelo, the Concho Valley Council of Governments, United Electronic Recycling, Inc., Secured Document Shredding, Republic Services, Butts Recycling, Inc. and Acme Iron & Metal Co.


Call SAFE at 325-659-0722


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