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FREE Electronic Waste Recycling Event to Benifit San Marcos Unified School District


Saturday & Sunday

February 22 & 23, 2014

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

San Marcos Elementary School

 (Parking Lot)

1 Tiger Way

San Marcos, CA 92069

What is “E-waste”?

E-Waste is any consumer electronic equipment that has reached its ‘end-of-life’ or ‘end-of-usage,’ whether in full or non-working condition.  It includes most electronics or electric appliances with a cord or circuit board such as:

Computer Monitors,  Television sets, PC Systems, Printers, Laptops, Copiers, Scanners, Fax Machines, Toner Cartridges, UPS & PDAs, Power Supplies, Main Frame Units, Networking Equipment, Mother Board Systems, VCR/VCD/DVD Players, Home Entertainment Systems, Landline and Cellular Phones, & Small Portable Devices.  We also accept car and forklift batteries.  There is a $5.00 service fee for Microwave Ovens.  We do not accept: Refrigerators, Washer and Dryers, Fluorescent Light Bulbs, and Household Batteries.

For more information: (866) 991-3747


This is an educational event. The Kids of America is a non-profit public benefit charitable organization.

San Marcos Unified School District neither sponsors nor endorses this information, activity, or organization. Distribution of this material is provided as a community service.  Any questions or comments should be directed to the sponsoring organization.”


City of San Marcos, Paper Shredding and E-Waste Event

The City of San Marcos and EDCO are sponsoring a FREE shredding event on Saturday, May 12, 2012 from 9 am to 1 pm at Palomar College, 1140 West Mission Road. The drop-off location will be in Parking Lot 14, just east of the college  baseball diamond.

EDCO customers may drop off up to two bankers boxes (10″ x 12″ x 15″) of items to be shredded per household. EDCO will also be accepting e-waste during the event.

For more information, please call (760) 744-2700.