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Donate Reusable Items and Materials in Dryden to Mark America Recycles Day

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Donate Reusable Items and Materials in Dryden to Mark America Recycles Day

Monday, November 6, 2017

Donation Drop Spot Set Up November 11th from 9:00am – Noon

Finger Lakes ReUse and Tompkins County Recycling and Materials Management will be at the Dryden Town Highway Department (61 East Main Street in Dryden) this Saturday, November 11th from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM to accept donations of reusable items and materials.

This pilot ‘donation drop spot’ is being held in conjunction with America Recycles Day (ARD), the only nationally-recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling and waste reduction in the U.S.

The event on Saturday also brings reuse donation to the weekly Dryden food scraps recycling drop spot operated by Tompkins Recycling and Materials Management, addressing two growing areas in the sustainable waste management field.

Acceptable Donations Include:

●      Furniture
●      Building Materials
●      Housewares
●      Appliances (Refrigerators, Dehumidifiers and Air Conditioners NOT accepted at this event)
●      Electronics
●      CDs, DVDs and VHS
●      Books
●      Desktop and Laptop Computers (No CRT monitors)
●      Clothing, Shoes and Accessories

All donated items must be complete, clean and in useable condition. Donations to Finger Lakes ReUse, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, may be tax deductible and receipts will be available.

Large-volume donations should be arranged with Finger Lakes ReUse directly.