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January 2, 2014

E-Cycle at the Virginia Aquarium on January 25


January 25, 2014
10 a.m.– 2 p.m.
Virginia Aquarium – East Parking Lot

NEW THIS YEAR! Accepting Household Hazardous Waste!

Green up while you clean up!  Recycle your unwanted personal electronic equipment, household hazardous waste, and keep recyclable materials out of landfills. Learn more about going “green” at the event.

What can be recycled at the e-cycling event?

  • Personal computers and laptops
  • Printers
  • Monitors and flat screens
  • Telephones, cell phones, and  PDAs
  • Fax Machines
  • Televisions smaller than 32”
  • Circuit boards and components
  • Stereo equipment and game systems
  • Household Hazardous Waste


Household Hazardous Waste to be Collected:

·         Up to five gallons of liquids or up to 75 pounds of dry materials
·         Aerosol spray cans
·         Automotive fluids
·         Batteries:
Alkaline (AA, AAA, C, D), Boat, Car,
Camera, Cell phone, Hearing aid,
Lead acid, Lithium, Rechargeable, Trucks
·         Herbicides
·         Household cleaners
·         Gasoline (up to 5 gallons)
·         Fertilizer
·         Pool Chemicals
·         Light bulbs – small quantities of CFLs or
fluorescent tubes
·         Oil and water based paint
·         Pesticides
·         Propane tanks (small – up to 20 lb. capacity)

Helpful Tips:

·         Items should be in original containers, preferably with label visible.
·         Materials will not be bulked on site, so containers will not be returned.  Specifically applies to materials such as used motor oil and old gasoline.
·         For your ease of transport and handling, recommend using a box for multiple containers of materials.
·         We are not taking tires at this event.  We can receive residential vehicle tires in small quantities at the Resource Recovery Facility at the Landfill at 1989 Jake Sears Road.  For more information, visit

For more information, call (757) 385-0262.


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