(Highland, IL) - HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will be sponsoring an electronics recycling event on Saturday, November 23. Local residents will be able to recycle old electronics equipment from 9 a.m. to noon in the far northwest corner of the main parking lot at St. Joseph’s Hospital.
 
Electronic items that will be accepted for recycling include:

  • -   LCD Monitors

  • -   Printers

  • -   Radios

  • -   Phones

  • -   Cell phones    

  • -   Laptops          

  • -   AC adapters

  • -   CD/DVD players

  • -   Desktop computers

  • -   VCR players

  • -   Speakers

  • -   Networking equipment

  • -   Stereo equipment      

  • -   Lithium Ion Batteries

  • -   Cables and Wires

  • -   Satellite receivers      

 
Residential small/large appliances accepted include:

  • -   Blenders

  • -   Bread machines

  • -   Hair dryers

  • -   Refrigerators

  • -   Freezers

  • -   Washers/Dryers

  • -   Microwaves

  • -   Dishwashers

 
Items NOT accepted include:

  • -   DVD’s

  • -   CD’s

  • -   VHS

  • -   Cassette tapes

  • -   Alkaline batteries

  • -   Broken batteries

  • -   Smoke detectors

  • -   Glass lighting

  • -   Items containing mercury

 
Fee items:
A fee of 50 cents per pound will be charged to recycle CRT (tube), Projection, Plasma, and Console televisions. CRT (tube) computer monitors without an accompanying tower will also incur a fee of 50 cents per pound fee.
 
For question or more information about this electronics recycling event, contact Barb Strieker, community benefit and outreach facilitator, at 618-526-5378 or barbara.strieker@hshs.org.

Media Contact

Ashley Gramann

Manager, Communications
HSHS Illinois
Office: (618) 526-5439
Cell: (618) 651-2588
ashley.gramann@hshs.org

Latest News

How to help children cope with stress

 September 24, 2020

Helping children cope with anxiety and stress. Advice for parents and caregivers.

 

The Value of Vaccines

 September 15, 2020

Six things to know about vaccines.

 

Patient Experience receives 5 Stars

 September 15, 2020

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland achieves Five-Star Rating for Patient Experience from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.