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Recycle with the RMA today

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This Friday, November 16th, Retail Merchants Association and Keep Virginia Beautiful (KVB) are hosting a FREE Recycle Day at RMA drive-thru event from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. So, gather your unwanted electronics and come out to this event! RMA and KVB have teamed up to join the national recycling event across the country, celebrating America Recycles Day.

Bring your old electronics, papers to shred, and general recyclables to RMA’s parking lot at 5101 Monument Ave, Richmond VA 23230, and get rid of your unwanted recyclable items.

Both businesses and residents may bring one pickup truck full of electronics until the trailers are full, so get here early! Also, bring documents and paper for on-site shredding (courtesy of Shred It). Three grocery bags or boxes full of documents are allowed per person for shredding.

    The following items may be brought for recycling:
    Computers & Monitors
    Cell Phones
    Consumer Electronics
    TVs
    Printers
    DVD players & VCRs
    Fax machines
    Stereos
    Household Electronics (Microwaves, Dishwashers, Washing Machines, Dryers, etc)
    Documents (free shredding)
    Paper
    Cardboard
    Plastic Bags
    Plastic & Glass Bottles
    Aluminum & Steel Cans
    Jars

    The following items are NOT allowed:
    Freon Containing Items
    Items with sludge or liquids
    Dehumidifiers
    Household hazardous waste
    Non-decontaminated medical equipment
    Radioactive Units, like smoke alarms and detectors