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
DVD players & VCRs
Household Electronics (Microwaves, Dishwashers, Washing Machines, Dryers, etc)
Documents (free shredding)
Plastic & Glass Bottles
Aluminum & Steel Cans
The following items are NOT allowed:
Freon Containing Items
Items with sludge or liquids
Household hazardous waste
Non-decontaminated medical equipment
Radioactive Units, like smoke alarms and detectors