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March 16, 2013

Community Recycling Event at Triton

Date and Time: Saturday, May 4, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Place: Triton College North Parking Lot (North of Cernan Space Center)

Triton College will collect electronics, clothes and shoes, unwanted bicycles and expired, unused or unwanted
prescription and over-the-counter drugs. Collection is free of charge.

Electronics:
Collected by Vintage Tech Recyclers. Items include electronics such as computers, cell phones, TVs and small
appliances. Please see http://www.vintagetechrecyclers.com/services/ for more information about what is
included.

Clothes/Shoes:
Collected by USAgain. Donated items should be in bags. Please see http://www.usagain.com/ for more
information about their program.

Bicycles
Collected by Working Bikes Cooperative. Old bikes get repaired for local donation & sale to help fund the
overseas shipment & donation of all the remaining bicycles. Please see http://workingbikes.org/ for more
information about their program.

Medication Take Back and Disposal:
Collected by Cook County Environmental Control. Participants may dispose of medication in its original
container but should remove any identifying information from the prescription label. Liquid products,
intravenous solutions and syringes will not be accepted.

The Community Recycling Event is sponsored by:
Triton College Sustainability Center, Green Committee, Health Services, Police Department,
Cook County Environmental Control, and Cook County Sheriff’s Department

For more information, contact Triton College’s Health Services Department at (708) 456-0300 Ext. 3359
or the Triton Sustainability Center at (708) 456-0300 Ext. 3578.

Triton College, 2000 Fifth Ave., River Grove, IL 60171

Green Campus

Green Community

www.triton.edu/sustainability