E-Waste drop-off fundraiser for Pony Express National Historical Trail
A free electronic waste drive-through drop-off fundraiser 9 a.m.-1 p.m will take place June 7 at Double Diamond Tack & Feed, 692 Pleasant Valley Rd. to help the California Division of the National Pony Express Association.
All proceeds to go towards a special trail project on the Pony Express National Historical Trail in El Dorado County, on the South Fork of the American River Canyon near Pacific House.
For more information, call Melba Leal at 530-622-5205.
The event is sponsored by CEAR INC, California Electronic Asset Recovery, a California state-approved electronic waste collector and recycler.
Acceted items include monitors, televisions, desktop and notebook PCs, VCRs, stereo equipment, CDs, speakers, keyboards, mice, PDAs, digital cameras, zip drives, telephones, cell phones, printers, copiers, laser and multifunction scanners and fax machines, microwaves, small household appliances such as toasters, mixers, blenders and vacuum cleaners with the dust bag removed.
Not accepted are large household appliances, i.e., refrigerators, washers, dryers, furniture; and hazardous household waste including 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.