Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 07, 2012
Sims Recycling Solutions, the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling, and the Dallas Stars will host a free electronics recycling event to encourage the community and Dallas Stars hockey fans to recycle their electronics. The event will be held on March 10, 2012, at American Airlines Center located at 2500 Victory Avenue, Dallas, TX 75219 on AT&T Plaza from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The first 100 participants to drop off an item for recycling will receive two tickets to a Dallas Stars hockey game courtesy of Sims Recycling Solutions and will also receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win exclusive autographed merchandise and memorabilia from the Dallas Stars.
“Together, the Dallas Stars and Sims Recycling Solutions are providing area residents with convenient access to a safe and responsible electronics recycling method that safeguards their personal data and protects the environment,” stated Steve Skurnac, President, Sims Recycling Solutions, Americas. “Our first year of partnering with the Dallas Stars to raise awareness of and work toward solving the growing problem of electronic waste has proven to be very successful. During the first event we hosted with the team, we collected nearly 3,300 pounds of e-waste. We look forward to collecting even more at this next event.”
This e-waste collection event will be set up as a drive-through and drop-off event. Staff will be on hand to conveniently and quickly collect items from community members’ vehicles. Please visit us.simsrecycling.com/stars for more information.
Sims Recycling Solutions can accept the following: computers, laptops, keyboards, mice, printers, cell phones, radios, stereos, phones, CD and DVD players, MP3 Players or Portable Audio Devices, and clocks. Sims Recycling Solutions is unable to accept appliances, liquids, toner cartridges, hazardous materials, cans, bottles, oils, cleaners (liquid), automotive parts, tires, large appliances, refrigerators, microwaves, construction materials or paper.
Sims Recycling Solutions
Sims Recycling Solutions (us.simsrecycling.com) is the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling, offering customers in every business sector comprehensive recycling services out of our 50 owned and operated sites across the globe.
Sims Recycling Solutions – owned by Sims Metal Management, the world’s largest publicly listed metal and electronics recycler – has the global reach, expertise and infrastructure necessary to guarantee our customers that their data is secure, their electronic equipment is processed in an environmentally responsible manner, their reputation is protected and their compliance risks are eliminated.
In North America, Sims Recycling Solutions operates 14 sites in Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Nevada, New Jersey, Ontario, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.
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