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RecycE

October 2018

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HHW Event - Oct 27. FINAL REMINDER, INFO
Recycling Event - Nov 4. NOTICE
Reuse Event - Nov 11. FINAL REMINDER
Recycling Event - Nov 17. FINAL REMINDER

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HHW Event

FINAL REMINDER

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Drug Take-Back Event

Saturday, October 27, 10am – 2pm

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Safely dispose of unused/expired medications

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LOCATIONS:

Asheville
* Walgreens - 1124 Patton Ave.
* Walgreens - 1835 Hendersonville Rd.
* Walgreens - 91 S. Tunnel Rd.
* Walgreens - 841 Merrimon Ave.
* CVS - 505 Smokey Park Hwy.
* SONA Pharmacy - 805 Fairview Rd.

Fletcher ... Ashv Airport - Public Safety Bldg

Black Mountain ... CVS - 425 W. State St

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INSTRUCTIONS (please follow carefully):

Remove identification from all medications
Separate by type – pill, liquid, inhaler
Use different disposable plastic/paper bag for each type

▪ Empty dry pill medicines into bag
▪ Leave liquid medications in original containers & place in a separate bag
Empty dry pill medicines into bag
Leave liquid medications in original containers & place in a separate bag

NO radioactive medications (such as cancer meds)
NO needles/sharps

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Sponsor:

Partnership for Substance Free Youth of Buncombe County

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Can't make the event?

All is not lost ...!

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*There are 5 Year-round Medication Drop-off Sites in Buncombe County*

Look for the labeled WHITE mailbox at these locations:
1. Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office, 339 New Leicester Hwy, in LOBBY
2. Buncombe County Courthouse, 60 Court Plaza, in LOBBY
3. Asheville Police Department, 100 Court Plaza, in LOBBY
4. Black Mountain Police Department, 106 Montreat Rd, in LOBBY
ALSO
5. PSA Pharmacy, 2294 US Hwy 70, Swannanoa, GREEN box inside, on right

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Recycling Event

NOTICE

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Asheville Smash Don't Trash

Sunday, November 4

12 noon - 4pm

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New Belgium Brewing

21 Craven St., Asheville

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Pumpkin carved

Bring your pumpkins to this event to get them composted! No need to trash them!

Event includes:
* pumpkin-smashing stations
* kid-friendly activities
* music

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Danny's Dumpsters will do the composting.

Composted material from this event will be shared with
* Sand Hill Community Garden
* Asheville GreenWorks Sand Hill Orchard and Nursery

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If you can't make it to this event at the scheduled time ...
a dumpster will be set up on Craven Street in front of the brewery during the entire weekend to place your pumpkins in for this composting project.

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See Asheville Smash Don't Trash! for all details.

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Sponsors:
CompostNow, Asheville GreenWorks, New Belgium Brewing

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REUSE EVENT

FINAL REMINDER

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Black Mountain

Community Clothing Swap

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Sunday, November 11, 1- 4pm

Black Mountain Library

Education Room (left side of bldg)

105 N. Dougherty St.

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Men's, women's, and children's clothes, shoes,
accessories and household goods.

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OPEN TO ANYONE IN NEED regardless of residence

NO re-sellers!

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Want to donate items?

Contact via Facebook
Community Clothing Closet - Black Mountain
or call 301-3619
to make advance pickup arrangements
OR ...
just bring them to the event!

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Recycling Event

FINAL REMINDER

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Last H2R of 2018!

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South Buncombe

Hard-2-Recycle Collection

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Saturday, November 17

10am - 2pm

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NOTE:

NEW LOCATION!

TC Roberson High School

250 Overlook Road, Asheville

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OTHER CHANGES, too!

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Clean Food Service Styrofoam

(i.e., cups, meat trays, egg cartons, clam shells, etc.)

NOW ACCEPTED

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Styrofoam peanuts

NO LONGER TAKEN

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Quick List of accepted items:
Books, cardboard, electronics (TV's & CRT monitors - $10 fee), computers, batteries, cartridges, metals, appliances, packing Styrofoam (NO peanuts), food service Styrofoam, select personal care & beauty containers, building supplies, furniture, sporting goods, animal sanctuary items including fencing materials, plastic totes, cleaning supplies.

REFER TO FLYER FOR FULL LIST WITH ALL DETAILS.

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Nov 17 South Bunc (Asheville) H2R FLYER

Contact appropriate vendor if you have questions about any other items.

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Organized by Asheville GreenWorks, 254-1776

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PASS THE WORD ON!

Please share this edition of RecycE with others!

COPY link: October 2018 RecycE

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Thank you for your conscious choice and efforts to

Reduce -- Reuse -- Recycle!

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Help us continue our work of promoting recycling and reuse and reducing waste through outreach and advocacy, special collection events and reuse efforts.

Every donation, regardless of size, is appreciated.

Send to:
Rainbow Recycling
P.O. Box 1583
Black Mountain, NC 28711

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Contact us at info@rainbowrecycling.org if you are interested in volunteering ... there are various ways to pitch in and help!

 
 
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