Recycling event planned in Simsbury

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The Simsbury Grange and Green Monster e-Cycling will co-host a recycling event on Saturday, May 11, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Andy’s Market, 836 Hopmeadow Street (Route 10) in Simsbury.

Do you need to responsibly dispose of old computers, televisions and other items? Do you have medical equipment or video game consoles sitting around? For the suggested donation of $10 to the Simsbury Grange, Green Monster e-Cycling accepts a wide array of items, including: televisions, computer monitors/screens and terminals; computers and laptops; toner and ink-jet cartridges; printers and fax machines; telephones or PBX systems; modems/routers, switches, and hubs; all types of cables and wiring; main-frames and server racks; stereos and radios, DVD and CD players; iPods, Walkmans, and PDAs; all storage media and more.

NOT recyclable at this event: air conditioners, washer/dryers, refrigerators, de-humidifiers, water coolers, light bulbs, vacuums, microwaves and household batteries.

Green Monster e-Cycling wipes all hard drives received, offering protection from identity theft and ensuring that data is destroyed. All of the items brought to this event will be recycled in an environmentally sensitive manner. More information on the items accepted can be found at or contact them at 860-231-1426.

For additional information about the Simsbury Grange, please contact Grange president Barbara Friedland at 860-413-9567 or or visit