Electronic WasteThe City of Benbrook encourages citizens to recycle electronic items whenever possible. The City is hosting a FREE event for residents of Benbrook to recycle electronic and appliance items. Innovative Electronics Recycling will provide a truck/trailer from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on November 9.
There will be attendants available to help unload items.
As a rule of thumb, if it can be plugged in, it can be recycled. The following is a list of common items that citizens can bring for recycling:
Televisions (any size)Computers/monitors/printers (Innovative Electronics destroys the hard drive)Fax Machines/CopiersMicrowave ovensDishwashers/Washers/Dryers/RefrigeratorsGaming systems (Xbox, PlayStations, etc.)Vacuum CleanersVCR’sRadiosTelephonesThey will also accept batteries, but NO light bulbs
Document Shredding Instant Shredding will provide a shredding truck and shred documents on-site from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Please limit documents to a reasonable household amount (no large quantities of business documents, please).
Benbrook residents may take items directly to the event:
Dutch Branch Park - rear parking lot behind Par 3 Golf – follow signs (same location as Household Hazardous Waste collection)Saturday, November 9, 2013 Electronic Waste Collection is from 8:00am to 2:00pm Document Shredding is from 8:00am to 11:00am ONLY
For more information, contact City Hall at 817-249-3000.