This Saturday, May 14, you can drop off old computers, parts, peripherals, TVs and a few other electronic items for recycling at two Knoxville locations:
- Farragut High School (11237 Kingston Pike)
- Comcast Communications (5720 Asheville Highway)
For more information, visit the "Plug-In to Your Community" website at http://www.plugintoyourcommunity.org/.
Here's a fun fact from the Plug-In site:
Dumping 500 million computers into landfills amounts to the introduction of more than 1.2 billion pounds of lead, 2 million pounds of cadmium and 400,000 pounds of mercury into the waste streams and water supply.