Verizon Invites Wilmington-Area Residents and Businesses to Recycle Unwanted Electronics on May 14

Will Achieve 5-Year Goal of Collecting 2 Million Pounds of Electronic Waste

May 07, 2015, 16:47 ET from Verizon

WILMINGTON, N.C., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon employee-volunteers will conduct the company's fourth electronic waste recycling rally in Wilmington on May 14. Previous e-waste collection events in Wilmington have safely diverted more than 160,000 pounds (80 tons) of computer hardware, TVs and small appliances from landfills to be recycled into new products – thanks to participating area residents and businesses.

WHAT:

Verizon Electronic Waste Recycling Rally



WHEN: 

Thursday, May 14


7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. -- e-waste collections




12 p.m. -- photo opportunity: Mayor Bill Saffo and Verizon Green Team volunteers receive Two Million Pound Milestone Awards



WHERE: 

Verizon Wireless Call Center (in the parking lot)


3601 Converse Drive


Wilmington, North Carolina, 28403

 

SOURCE Verizon



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