The Spring Keller E-Waste Recycling and Shredding Day is Saturday, March 16 from 9 a.m. to noon, in conjunction with the Household Hazardous Waste Mobile Collection Day (9 a.m. to 11 a.m. or until full), located in the parking lot of the Keller Municipal Service Center (MSC) at 151 Bear Creek Pkwy. West.
These services are free to Keller residents and businesses with a current Keller water bill as proof of residency.
Acceptable hazardous waste includes acids, aerosol cans, antifreeze, batteries (all kinds, including car batteries), brake fluid, cooking oil, craft chemicals, degreasers, drain cleaner, fertilizer, fluorescent light bulbs, compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs), herbicides, household chemicals, motor oil, paints and stains, paint thinners, pest strips, pesticides, photo chemicals, pool chemicals, oil filters, solvents, transmission fluid and varnish. No pharmaceuticals, needles, ammunition, asbestos, building materials, butane cylinders, explosives, medical waste, PCBs, propane cylinders, radioactive material, smoke detectors or tires will be accepted.
Electronic waste items (anything with a plug and batteries, too!) that can be recycled include: televisions, VCRs, computer equipment (CPUs, monitors, printers), fax machines, copiers, microwave ovens, dishwashers, washers and dryers, gaming systems (Xbox, Playstation, Nintendo, etc.), vacuum cleaners, radios and telephones. Also, bring all paper documents to be shredded to help discourage identity theft.