recyclingElectronics Recycle Drive & Document Shred – Saturday, October 24th

Household Hazardous Waste Collection, Sunday, October 25th 

Recycle Weekend will take place next weekend on Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. both days.  The Electronics Recycle Drive and Document Shred will be available on Saturday, October 24 and the Household Hazardous Waste Collection will be available on Sunday, October 25.  Residents from Fort Mohave, Mohave Valley, Laughlin and surrounding areas are invited to join Bullhead City residents for a day of recycling, disposing of hazardous items and shredding of documents in a safe manner.

Mohave County in conjunction with the Bullhead City Fire Department is sponsoring the Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Event. The event is scheduled for Sunday, October 25 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Motor Vehicle Department located on Alona’s Way in Bullhead City.

The Bullhead City Fire Department will be collecting your unwanted aerosol cans, automotive fluids, motor oil (participants will be limited to 5 gallons of used motor oil and paint. All containers must be closed and leak-proof), transmission fluid, antifreeze, brake fluid, batteries, chemistry sets, compact fluorescent bulbs (CFLs), gasoline and kerosene, household cleaners, mercury, outdated prescription medication, paint products latex, oil based, alkaloid and bases, arts/crafts chemicals, rust preservatives, creosote, water sealers, paint thinners, furniture strippers, pesticides/herbicides, rodent killers, insecticides, weed killers, mothballs, fertilizer, photo chemicals, pool chemicals.  Any other household product labeled: CAUTION, WARNING, DANGER, POISON, TOXIC, FLAMMABLE, COMBUSTIBLE, OR CORROSIVE.  DO NOT BRING: Commercial waste or explosives. For more information call Mohave County Division of Environmental Quality at (928)757-0903.

Mohave Community College Computer Club in conjunction with E-Waste Harvesters will collect your unwanted electronics on Saturday, October 24.  These would include items such as flat screen TVs and monitors, computer components, recorders, MP3, video players, DVD/VHS players, digital cameras, radios, telephones, printers, microwaves, toaster ovens, audio/visual equipment and telecom equipment. CRT televisions will be collected at a charge of $15 cash. The recyclers will be located in the Public Works Annex parking lot next to the Motor Vehicle Department.  For recycling of electronics, contact Matt Butcher at (928)758-3926.

Mohave Shred will be shredding your recyclable papers for a nominal fee of $5 per box and donating the proceeds to the Colorado River Boys & Girls Club. This is the secure way to shred your confidential documents. Mohave Shred will have their truck in the Public Works Annex parking lot on Saturday, October 24 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information contact Randy Brusso at (928)704-4121.

While doing your fall clean-up if you find your recycling cart is full, please remember there is a household recycling drop-off location available at 1255 Marina Boulevard. For more information on City approved recycling products, contact Brenda Richardson at (928) 763-0173.