Shred & Recycle Day

Posted on February 25, 2022 by in
September 10, 2022 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Vestavia Hills Civic Center
1090 Montgomery Highway

The Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce Helping Hands in the Hills Recycle Day is planned for Saturday, September 10, 2022. Drop off will be in the parking lot at the new Vestavia Hills Civic Center. Items will be collected from 8am to noon (or until capacity is reached).

Items available to be collected include electronics and household hazardous waste. (Proof of Vestavia Hills residency is required for hazardous waste disposal.) Paper shredding services will also be available and Vestavia Hills police officers will be on-site to collect unneeded or expired medications for disposal. (Needles will NOT be accepted.)

Electronic items to be accepted include: PCs and laptops; servers; cell phones and tablets; satellite and cable boxes; gaming systems and components; stereos and radios; switches and firewalls; printers and fax machines; VCRs and DVD players; remote controls; MP3 players; A/C adapters and other cables; LCD monitors; CRT monitors*; ink and toner cartridges; rechargeable batteries; hard drives, including external drives*; speakers; cameras; modems and routers; CD players; small kitchen appliances; consumer electronics; battery backups; keyboards and mice; stand-alone copiers*; and TVs* (*Fee required for the disposal of these items: hard drive and CRT monitors: $10 each; televisions: $20 each)

Household hazardous waste items to be accepted include: paint; batteries (household and automotive); light bulbs; and pesticides. Paint and pesticides MUST be in their original containers or they will NOT be accepted. Proof of Vestavia Hills residency required for hazardous waste disposal.

Not accepted: large appliances; wooden console TVs; gas; gas cans; paint/pesticides NOT in their original container

Special thanks to: PROTEC Recycling; Amwaste; and Gone for Good (a program of United Ability)