February 16, 2012

Used Electronics Accepted at Waupun Thrift Store

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For The Reporter

WAUPUN — Bargains Galore Thrift Store, 810 W. Main St., is now accepting used electronics through a new partnership with Vintage Tech Recyclers.


Area residents will be able to recycle outdated and unwanted electronics at Bargains Galore during regular store hours.


All items are free to drop off. Also, all personal data is guaranteed to be safely and securely destroyed through Bargains Galore’s partnership with Vintage Tech Recyclers.


“Electronics recycling is a service that our community needs, and we’re excited to offer a solution for this issue,” said Brenda Hofman, store manager, in a news release. “We are excited to launch this partnership with Vintage Tech Recyclers.”


Items that will be accepted include computers, laptops, monitors, LCDs, cell phones, printers, scanners, modems, CD drives, cables, keyboards, mice, TVs, VCRs, DVD players, camcorders, cameras, game players and joysticks; telephones, pagers, answering machines, typewriters, calculators, adding machines, fax machines, copiers and postage meters.


Store and donation center hours are: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday; and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday.


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