WASTE NOT WANT NOT


Our second annual hard-to-recycle event is coming back to Broomfield! On Monday, April 22, we’re celebrating Earth Day by diverting as much waste from landfill as possible. This year you can finally relinquish your old DVD players, stereo sets, computer towers, paint, scrap wood, scrap metal, appliances and more for FREE

Date: Monday, April 22
Time: 9 a.m.-noon
Where: 390 Interlocken parking lot

 

ACCEPTED ITEMS

Not sure if your item will be accepted? Send us an email at BroomfieldZero@vailresorts.com.

Electronics

  • Computer Towers
  • Laptops
  • Tablets
  • CRT TVs
  • Monitors
  • Audio Equipment
  • Mobile Phones
  • Fax Machines
  • Printers
  • Printer Cartridges
  • Battery-Powered Appliances
  • Small Appliances (such as coffee makers, blenders, microwaves, mini-fridges, window A/C units, curling irons, blow dryers, etc.)
  • NOT ACCEPTED – Large appliances such as refrigerators, washing machines, etc., however these items can be accepted at Eco-Cycle in Boulder or at SustainAbility in Denver.

Scrap Metal – Item must be at least 50% metal

  • Humidifiers
  • Cables/Wires
  • Pots & Pans

Paint

  • Latex Paint
  • Household Primers
  • Stains/Varnish
  • Waterborne Architectural Paints

Wood – No items longer than 5 feet, please!

NOTE: If you have wood in excellent condition, we recommend taking it to Resource in Boulder.

  • Blocks
  • Poles & Posts
  • Boards
  • Boxes
  • Dowels
  • Frames
  • Molding
  • Trim

Bicycles & Parts – Any condition

  • Seats
  • Pedals
  • Metal Accessories
  • Wheels
  • Frames
  • Tires & Tubes

Books & Manuals

  • Computer & Office Manuals
  • Paperbacks
  • Hard-Bound

Porcelain & Ceramics

  • Porcelain Toilets & Urinals
  • Ceramic Dishware

Yoga Mats

  • Plastic Foam Mats
  • Rubber Foam Mats
  • Jute Mats

Reusable Shoes, Clothing & Scrap Textiles

  • Paired, reusable shoes
  • Clothing
  • Sheets
  • Blankets
  • Towels
  • Fabrics (textiles must be 12” square or larger)

Misc.

  • Fire Extinguishers 

Mattresses – While we cannot accept mattresses at our event, you can drop them off at Eco-Cycle in Boulder or schedule a pick-up at Spring Back in Denver for recycling!