Recycling News and Events in the Kansas City Region

10/24/2020 | Electronics Recycling Event - Kansas City

Kansas City, MO is hosting an electronics recycling event on Saturday, October 24 from 8 a.m. to noon or until the truck is full. The event will be held at Winnetonka High School (5815 Northeast 48th Street, Kansas City, MO, 64119). MRC will collect essentially anything with a cord or battery (working or not) during the event. This is a great opportunity to get rid of appliances, printers, cell phones, or other electronic items for free. There are fees for CRT based items (such as CRT TVs and CRT Monitors) and devices containing Freon (such as air conditioners, refrigerators, and dehumidifiers):
  - CRT TVs 26" and smaller: $30.00 each.
  - CRT TVs 27" and larger: $50.00 each.
  - Console/DLP/Rear Projection TVs: $50.00 each.
  - LED/LCD/Plasma TVs: $20.00 each.
  - CRT monitors: $5.00 each.
  - Any Freon containing appliance: $10.00 each.
Lawn and garden equipment must have oil and gas removed. For more information, please visit the MRC website.

10/31/2020 | Electronics Collection Event - Kansas City

Kansas City, MO is hosting an electronics recycling event on Saturday, October 31 from 8 a.m. to noon or until the truck is full. The event will be held at Springs Aquatic Center (9400 North Congress Avenue, Kansas City, MO, 64153). MRC will collect essentially anything with a cord or battery (working or not) during the event. This is a great opportunity to get rid of appliances, printers, cell phones, or other electronic items for free. There are fees for CRT based items (such as CRT TVs and CRT Monitors) and devices containing Freon (such as air conditioners, refrigerators, and dehumidifiers):
  - CRT TVs 26" and smaller: $30.00 each.
  - CRT TVs 27" and larger: $50.00 each.
  - Console/DLP/Rear Projection TVs: $50.00 each.
  - LED/LCD/Plasma TVs: $20.00 each.
  - CRT monitors: $5.00 each.
  - Any Freon containing appliance: $10.00 each.
Lawn and garden equipment must have oil and gas removed. More information is available on the MRC website.

10/31/2020 | Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event - Belton/Raymore

Belton and Raymore will jointly host a mobile collection event for household hazardous waste on October 31. The event will be held in the parking lot of the Yeokum Center of Innovation located at 613 Mill Street in Belton. The event will be held from 8 a.m. to noon and is open to members of participating communities. This is the final event for 2020. More information on the permanent facilities can be found here.

11/07/2020 | Electronics Collection Event - Kansas City

Kansas City, MO is hosting an electronics recycling event on Saturday, November 7 from 8 a.m. to noon or until the truck is full. The event will be held at Manual Career and Technical Center (1215 East Truman Road, Kansas City, MO, 64106). MRC will collect essentially anything with a cord or battery (working or not) during the event. This is a great opportunity to get rid of appliances, printers, cell phones, or other electronic items for free. There are fees for CRT based items (such as CRT TVs and CRT Monitors) and devices containing Freon (such as air conditioners, refrigerators, and dehumidifiers):
  - CRT TVs 26" and smaller: $30.00 each.
  - CRT TVs 27" and larger: $50.00 each.
  - Console/DLP/Rear Projection TVs: $50.00 each.
  - LED/LCD/Plasma TVs: $20.00 each.
  - CRT monitors: $5.00 each.
  - Any Freon containing appliance: $10.00 each.
Lawn and garden equipment must have oil and gas removed. For more information, please visit the MRC website.