Clean Up, Green Up Learn With Gateway

Gateway will host Clean Up, Green Up amp; Learn, a community event focused on shredding, recycling, and learning, on Saturday, April 18, 9 a.m.-noon, at the Boone County campus in Florence, Ky. Gateway students will display class projects and companies will be there to provide on-site household paper shredding, responsible recycling of household electronics, and informational tables about how going green is easy, fun and beneficial for everyone. This event is open to students, employees and the community. For more information contact linda.wright@kctcs.edu.

Electronic Recycling Items Accepted:

Personal Computers Docking Stations
Televisions* Modems
Cell Phones/Telephones Keyboards
Laptops Mice
Remotes Servers
Stereos Routers
VCRs Switches
Printers/Copiers LCD Screens
Small home appliances Fax Machines
Cable/satellite boxes/DVRs CRT Monitors*
Rechargeable Batteries Speakers
Projection TV's ($25 fee) Wires

*Televisions (1 per car free; additional are $15 ea for above 25" and $5 each for smaller than 25")
CRT Monitors (2 per car free; additional are $10 ea)

On-site Paper Shredding:
Regular household papers, documents and files (limit 5 boxes per car).

Participating local vendors:
Boone County Solid Waste Management
Recycling Express
Cohen U.S.A.
Robert Bosch Automotive Steering
Duke Energy
Northern Kentucky Drug Strike Force
Transit Authority of Northern Kentucky (TANK)
Barnes amp; Noble Bookstore