Lamp & Computer Recycling Scheduled for June 2, 2010
New Holstein Utilities is offering another lamp, ballast and computer recycling day on Wednesday, June, 2, 2010. Materials may be dropped off at the New Holstein Utilities garage, located next to the Senior Center on Park Avenue, from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Please be aware that there is a fee to have these items disposed of and you will be charged for the items that you want to have recycled. New Holstein Utilities will accept cash or a personal check as payment.
To view the recycling service fees click here.
Items that will be accepted include incandescent, fluorescent, metal halide, mercury vapor, and high pressure sodium lamps. All four and eight foot fluorescent bulbs must be placed in their original cartons or a box, closed, and taped shut to secure the materials during transportation. Please write the number of the lamps in the cartons on the outside. Please place all other types of lamps in boxes as well.
Batteries (excluding car batteries) containing alkaline, nickel cadmium, lead acid, mercury or lithium will be accepted for disposal/recycling. The ends of the alkaline batteries must be taped with electrical tape or they will not be accepted.
Computer components accepted will include CPUs, monitors, and keyboards. We will also accept televisions. It should be noted that after September 1, 2010, you will no longer will allowed to landfill computer components. Expired computer components will only be accepted by specific dealers, retail outlets, or recycling events/program.
New Holstein Utilities reserves the right to deny acceptance of any product. If you have any questions, please contact the NHU office at 898-5776