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Central Mississippi Glass Recycling “Fill the Truck” Event; Jackson Metro Area Business E-Waste (and batteries) Collection Day

November 15, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sponsored by the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ), the Mississippi Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), Keep Mississippi Beautiful (KAB) and Door 2 Door Recycling; we are collecting empty, clean food and beverage container glass from Central Mississippi residents.  We will also accept from area businesses, but we are asking they contact MDEQ at 601-961-5171 prior to November 15 to make arrangements.  See flyer for additional details.  Bring us your glass, Central Mississippi!

Sponsored by MDEQ, KMB, Keep Jackson Beautiful, the City of Jackson, the Mississippi Recycling Coalition, the Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership and Magnolia Data Solutions; we will also be collecting (same day/same location) electronic waste and batteries.  $2 fee for flat screen computer monitors, $5 fee for CRT computer monitors and $15 fee for all televisions.  No cost for other items!  See flyer for additional details.

Venue

Address: 929 High Street , Jackson, MS 39202 United States
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Phone: 601.354.6573

Organizer

Phone: 601-961-5171
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Enter Twitter URL (required) https://twitter.com/MSRecycles
Event Facebook URL (required) https://www.facebook.com/MSRecycles
Is this your first time hosting an ARD event? (required) Yes
How did you find out about ARD? (required) Local, State, Federal Government
Organization type (required) State Government
Affiliation (required) State Recycling Organization
Number of participants (estimate # of participants, volunteers, and staff attending your event) (required) 250
Number of organizations (estimated # of organizations Involved in activities) definition of an organization: non-profit, city/county/state government, schools, churches, civic organizations, businesses, etc. (required) 9
Do you plan on having a media event: Please describe (required) Will do a press release, but no media event planned at this point.
Could you build any of your events into one that could be a visible “showcase event” where a National Sponsor would be able to exhibit (e.g. set up a small tent and table), meet your local participants and interact with the media. (required) It's possible that we could do that, but not sure how much interest we will have at this point.

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