Recycle Your Old Mattresses, Electronics & Such At Waste Facility This Friday For Environment Day

The City and County of Peterborough are joining together to host an Environment Day this Friday (October 19th) from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the Peterborough Waste Management Facility (Landfill), located at 1260 Bensfort Road.

You can recycle carpet, mattresses, patio furniture, laundry baskets, kiddie pools and more. It will all get recycled at no charge to you.

You may also bring along your used electronics—such as computers, televisions and personal electronic devices—and any scrap metal items, including small appliances and power tools, metal hangers, pots and pans and more.

Tours of the landfill site will also be available for this day only. Click here for more deets.

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Recycling Event Being Held This Saturday At Evinrude Centre Parking Lot

This Saturday, May 12th, Environment Day is taking place in the parking lot of the Evinrude Centre from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hosted by the City of Peterborough, it's a great opportunity to recycle those big items you just weren't sure where to take, such as used electronics, large plastic and scrap metal items.  

[Contributed by PtboCanada's Julie Morris]

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