Farmingville, NY – Councilman Dan Panico announced that an E-Waste Collection, Paper Shredding and Drug Take Back event is scheduled for Saturday, October 15 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Center Moriches Library, located at 235 Main Street in Center Moriches.
“This event, co-sponsored by the Town and DIME Community Bank, provides the opportunity for Brookhaven Town residents to safely dispose of unused electronic devices, have their old paper documents securely shredded and safely dispose of old prescription drugs,” said Councilman Panico.
The following items will be accepted:
|TV’s||VCR & DVD Players ||Computer Mice||Printers|
|Calculators||Hard Drives||Electronic Typewriters||Circuit Boards|
|Telephones||Scanners||Cell Phones||Answering Machines|
|Hubs||Modems||Fax Machines ||Keyboards|
|Copiers||Cables||Gameboys & other Handheld Electronic Toys|
Documents brought in for shredding will be placed into a 65-gallon container and then into the shredder, enabling each participant to witness the secure destruction of sensitive papers. Paper can be brought in boxes or bags. Documents can remain stapled together, but paper clips and other metal must be removed along with any other contaminants such as rubber bands.
For more information, visit www.brookhavenny.gov.