Recycling drop-off scheduled

TROY — The Miami County Solid Waste District will hold an electronics recycling drop-off for residents from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 29 at the Miami County Sanitary Engineering Building, 2200 N. County Road 25-A, Troy.

Instead of landfilling your electronics, you can recycle them through this program with Goodwill/Easter Seals Miami Valley, the vendor for this event. GESMV employees people with disabilities, and is able to responsibly recycle all brands of computers, cell phones and related equipment.

This is a free drop-off event, with the exception of a charge for the disposal of cathode ray tube (CRT) televisions. CRT televisions that are 36” or less will be charged $5. CRT televisions that are more than 36 inches will be charged $10. Only cash will be accepted. Flat screen televisions will be disposed of at no cost, along with computers, CPUs, monitors, DVD players, VCRs, cell phones, laptops and miscellaneous computer equipment.

For questions about this event or other recycling and proper disposal methods, go to Sanitary Engineering at or call the office Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 440-3488.