City hosts 'Going Green' recycling event

City hosts 'Going Green' recycling event

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The City and County of Honolulu will host a free "Going Green" recycling event Friday morning.

The twice-monthly event, which encourages residents to recycle various items, will take place from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Honolulu Hale.

The following items will be accepted:

  • Computers
  • Printers
  • Scanners
  • One TV per car
  • Cell phones
  • Ink cartridges
  • PDAs
  • Usable clothing and household items
  • Used eyeglasses and hearing aids
  • Used household cooking oil
  • All types of batteries
  • Dog and cat food
  • Towels and blankets
  • Prom dresses
  • Women's business suits and other women's accessories
  • Incandescent bulbs can be swapped for compact fluorescent bulbs, a maximum of four per car
  • Free towing of unwanted cars is available by appointment.

No scrap metals, tires, paint, microwave ovens, cardboard, paper, motor oil, hazardous fluids, or green waste will be accepted.

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