East Windsor Township Holds Document Shredding and Electronics Recycling Event On Saturday, October 3
Published on Sep 21, 2020 at 11:29a.m.
Mayor Janice S. Mironov announced that East Windsor Township is holding a Township Document Shedding and Electronics Recycling Event, on Saturday, October 3 from 10 a.m.to 2 p.m.at the East Windsor Township Senior Center, located at 40 Lanning Boulevard. NO OTHER DROP OFFS WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THIS EVENT.
Free document shredding will be available to East Windsor residents to dispose of unwanted and unneeded documents. There is a limit of ten boxes per household, and the service is for East Windsor residents only. No commercial entities are permitted. Mayor Mironov stated, “This is a great opportunity for East Windsor residents to dispose of old or confidential documents in a secure manner. Document shredding provides a non-recoverable tool for providing confidentiality and protecting against identify theft.”
Electronics Recycling is limited to only televisions, computers and accessories, monitors, fax machines, cell phones, VCR's, cable boxes and telephones. These are the only items that will be accepted. Do not bring any other type of recycling to this event.
All drop off shall be "Contact-less" and residents must remain in their vehicles at all times. Trained staff wearing masks and gloves will remove items from the trunk and rear seat of the vehicle.
During the event, residents must remain in their vehicles at all times and have their driver’s license to display through the vehicle window. Upon reaching the drop off point, unlock the trunk and/or doors for the staff to remove the items. When dropping off no one may get out of the vehicle or park to observe or assist. Residents should be wearing masks at the time of drop off. Where possible, only a driver should be in the car when dropping off and preferably. No extra passengers or pets when dropping off.
Mayor Mironov stated, “We are committed to recycling in East Windsor Township and thereby reducing the Township’s solid waste costs, while helping to preserve a greener environment. This is an environmentally positive and convenient opportunity for residents to shred documents and recycle certain items at no cost and to so in a safe manner, while helping the Township reduce landfill costs and preserve the environment.”
For further information regarding the event, call (609) 443-4000, ext. 215.