Recycling

By removing recyclables from the waste stream Fairfield residents saved $2,419,060
in 2014 – that’s just ONE year –

in trash disposal costs!  
It really does pay to recycle!!

 

Recycle your old electronics.   Turn clothing and other textiles into income for the town. 

Recycle electronics on the Knapps Highway side of the parking lot Fairfield’s Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 30, 10am-4pm at Fairfield Warde High School, 755 Melville Avenue.

Accepted

  • Televisions
  • Computer monitorselectronics recycling
  • Computers and peripherals (printers, scanner, mice, keyboards etc)
  • Laptop Computers
  • Household electronics (stereo equipment, video equipment, cameras, cellular phones, security equipment, gaming consoles etc)
  • Small electric appliances (toaster oven, hair dryers, vacuum cleaners etc)

Not Accepted

  • White goods and large appliances (refridgerators, washers, dryers, dish washers, ovens)
  • Smoke Detectors

 

BayStateTextilesBay State Textiles, a fiber recycling company, will be collecting used clothing, shoes, linens and accessories at Fairfield’s Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 30, 10am-4pm at Fairfield Warde High School, 755 Melville Avenue. Eighty percent of the items collected will be reused and the other fifteen percent will be recycled into fiber to be used in the making of new products.

The following items will be accepted:
Clothing: Tops, Sweaters, Sweatshirts, Dresses, Tank, Tops, Blazers, Pants, Jeans, Sweatpants, Skirts, Shorts, Slacks, Undergarments, Socks, T-Shirts, Slips, Pajama’s, Coats

Footwear: Shoes, Heels, Pumps, Sandals, Boots, Work Boots, Dress Boots, Winter Boots, Sneakers, Cleats, Slippers, Flip Flops

Accessories: Hats, Pocketbooks, Belts, Gloves, Duffle Bags, Ties, Scarfs, Totes, Bathrobes

Linens: Sheets, Blankets, Draperies, Aprons, Dish Towels, Table linens, Comforters, Throw Rugs, Placemats, Stuffed Animals

 

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