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Keller's fall recycling event set for Oct. 5

Post Date:09/27/2019
Keller residents are invited to bring their household hazardous waste, recyclable electronics and personal documents in need of shredding to the spring recycling event scheduled the morning of Saturday, Oct. 5 at the Keller Sports Park Equestrian Arena Parking Lot, 256 Sports Pkwy. All three services will be available from 9-11 a.m. or until the trucks fill up, whichever comes first.

Who is Eligible?
Household Hazardous Waste: City of Keller residents ONLY
Electronics Recycling: City of Keller residents or businesses
Paper Shredding Services: City of Keller residents or businesses
**A current water bill or driver's license will be required as proof of eligibility**

Hazardous waste products being accepted include acids, aerosol cans, antifreeze, batteries (including car batteries), brake fluid, cooking oil, craft chemicals, degreasers, drain cleaner, fertilizer, fluorescent light bulbs (compact ones, too), herbicides, household chemicals, motor oil, paints and stains (limit 20 gallons per household), paint thinners, pest strips, pesticides, photo chemicals, pool chemicals, oil filters, solvents, transmission fluid and varnish. Items that cannot be accepted include building materials, pharmaceuticals and medical waste such as needles. Paint and stain disposal is limited to 20 gallons per household. 

Recyclable electronics include anything with a plug! Televisions, (except projection or big box TV's) video players, computer equipment, fax machines and copiers, microwaves, dishwashers, washers and dryers, video gaming systems, vacuum cleaners, radios and telephones as well as batteries. Please note: Refrigerators must have their CFE removed by a certified technician.

Shredding is limited to three banker boxes (12.5” x 16”) or three tall kitchen garbage bags. As a reminder: For safety and efficiency, residents are not allowed to walk or bike their items to this event. Participants must stay in their vehicles at all times and watching of shredding will not be permitted in order to keep traffic moving. Volunteers will handle unloading. For more information, call 817-743-4000 or email townhall@cityofkeller.com.