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Sound off: Shredding truck


<b>Will there be a shredding truck available at the electronic recycling event?</b>

The city of Lawrence will not have a paper shredding truck at the upcoming electronic recycling event on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Free State High School north parking lot, 4700 Overland Drive. Items accepted for recycling include televisions, video and audio equipment, computers, printers, scanners, fax machines, microwaves and other small appliances, cellphones and other handheld devices. There is a $15 recycling fee per CRT television under 27 inches and a $35 recycling fee per CRT television over 27 inches, big screen television and console television. There is no recycling fee for other electronic equipment, including computer monitors. Fees may be paid by cash or check. Items not accepted at this event include large appliances and household hazardous waste such as fluorescent light bulbs, paint, pesticides and compressed gas cylinders.

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