America Recycles Day: Lipscomb Recycles

America Recycles Day: Lipscomb Recycles is in the past.

In honor of America Recycles Day, Lipscomb Academy’s third grade students will host a community e-waste and recyclables collection event for items that are typically hard to recycle.

Bring your household recyclables to Lipscomb Academy, 4517 Granny White Pike, on Thursday, Nov. 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. to celebrate America Recycles Day.

Accepted items include:

  • electronic waste – no televisions
  • small batteries, alkaline and rechargeable (A, AA, AAA, C, D, 9-volt, button) – No car batteries
  • fluorescent bulbs and tubes
  • cell phones
  • medications (prescription and over the counter
  • ink cartridges
  • plastic bags (grocery, department store, dry cleaning
  • aluminum cans
  • plastic beverage bottles
  • newspaper
  • gently used clothing and household items
  • Shred-It will be on site to shred sensitive materials

E-waste items include

  • Desktop and Laptop PC’s
  • Printers and Fax Machines
  • Switches/hubs/routers/firewalls
  • DVD/VCR/Stero
  • Networking equipment
  • LCD screens (no LCD televisions)
  • Laptop batteries
  • Circuit boards
  • UPS battery backups
  • Keyboards/mice
  • Thin clients
  • Scanners and POS equipment
  • Tablets and E-readers
  • Hard drives, memory and PC part
  • Servers and racks
  • Non-PCB ballasts
  • Cords and cables

For more information, contact Ginger Reasonover at, or click here.