“You can drive up, pop the trunk, and we will unload for you!” said scoutmaster, Amy Gerard.
The event will be held at the Colusa Scout Cabin located at 9th and Webster Street in Colusa.
The event is sponsored by CEAR, Inc. a state approved electronic waste collector and recycler.
Proceeds from the recycling event will help send the scouts to Summer Camp.
Accepted electronic waste includes: monitors, televisions, desktop and notebook PCs, VCRs, stereo equipment, CD’s, speakers, keyboards, mice, PDA’s, digital cameras, zip drives, telephones, cell phones, printers, copiers, laser and multifunction scanners, fax machines, microwaves, and small household appliances such as toasters, mixers, blenders, vacuum cleaners (with dust bag removed).
Electronic waste NOT accepted include: large household appliances, refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers, furniture, hazardous household waste, batteries, car batteries, paint, pesticides, used oil, cleaning supplies, fluorescent light bulbs, water heaters, tires, etc.
For optimal security, CEAR Inc. shreds all computer hard drives and is monitored 24/7 by surveillance cameras.
“Come out and support your local Boy Scouts and clean out your old electronic devices,” said Gerard.