Recycling Days

Recycling Days

Recycle your old electronics and securely shred for free

Please join us and participate in Cobb EMC's electronic and metal recycling days. Cobb EMC, in partnership with the City of Acworth, City of Kennesaw and Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce, will host recycling days so members can recycle old electronics and dispose of old documents in a safe, secure and eco-friendly manner.

Think green! Look around your house for unwanted items that you can recycle so they don't end up in the landfill. If it's made of metal or you can plug it in, you can recycle it. Gather up those old receipts, records, taxes and bills, and bring them to the secure on-site shredder. See below for a list of acceptable items.

Event details

City of Kennesaw
Date:
Saturday, April 29, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location: 3080 Moon Station Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144

Accepted electronics

All metal and electronics recycling is free. Some exceptions may apply. For a full list of accepted electronics, click here or visit www.mrccompanies.com.

  • Computers (including laptops/tablets)
  • Flat screen TVs/monitors (A fee applies for all TVs/monitors – see below for details.)
  • Stereos
  • Smartphones
  • Gaming systems/components
  • Cellphones/telephones
  • Dish/DIRECTV boxes
  • Microwaves
  • Cameras
  • MP3 players

Accepted metal items

  • Steel (including appliances, water heaters, auto cast-drums/rotors)
  • Copper
  • Batteries (lead-acid only)
  • Radiators
  • Stainless steel
  • Aluminum
  • Brass

Unacceptable items

  • Household batteries
  • Tires
  • Household trash
  • Non-electric equipment
  • Commercial and business drop-offs are not accepted. Recycling events are for residential waste only.

The following fees may apply

Only cash will be accepted.

  • Televisions: $20 each
  • Large televisions: $30 each
  • CRT monitor: $20 each
  • LCD monitor and flat screen television: $10 each

Document shredding

Secure document shredding will be available on-site. Limited to five boxes. There is no need to remove staples, paper clips, etc. Please do not bring books, newspapers or magazines.

Thank you to our partners

 

Keep Kennesaw Beautiful logo            Acworth logo      

 

MRC Electronic Recycling           GDDI logo

 

Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce logo

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