FARMINGTON — Electronics recycling day will give community member the opportunity to dispose of household electronic devices, otherwise referred to as “e-waste,” in a responsible manner, according to a press release.

As a community service project, old and broken electronics will be collected for Maine DEP approved recycling and disposal from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Farmington Aubuchon Hardware parking lot, U.S. Route 2. Jim Meader, property owner, has made this location available for five years. Old South First Congregation has partnered with EPA approved “e-Waste Recycling Solutions” of Auburn to provide an opportunity for responsible recycling of TVs, computers, monitors, printers, microwaves, DVD and VCR players, stereos, cellphones, gaming and other electronic devices.

For a list of electronics that will be accepted, visit ewastemaine.com.

The event is not limited to Farmington residents. There is no set fee for this service, however, free-will monetary donations will be accepted to support Old South Church’s community service and outreach programs.

For more information, call 778-0424 or 491-5919.


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