Are you ready for recycle day?
South Padre Island’s “Recycle Land”
A Recycling Awareness Event
Saturday, November 14, 2009 - 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Island Baptist Church parking lot
What will be recycled?
Allied Waste: plastic, cardboard, tin cans, aluminum cans, and newspaper
Radio Shack: rechargeable batteries
Wal-Mart: plastic bags
H.E.B.: plastic bags and will have a limited quantity of free reusable HEB canvas bags
Home Depot: florescent light bulbs and power tool batteries
Lion’s Club of Los Fresnos: eyeglasses
SPI Chamber of Commerce: ink & toner cartridges and cell phones
SPI Code Enforcement: cell phones, rechargeable batteries
Food Bank: non – perishable food
SPI Health/Code Enforcement
Sea Turtle, Inc.
SPI Dolphin Research and Sea Life Center
SPI Chamber of Commerce
They will provide recycling information and demonstrate the impact of trash on our environment. Wal-Mart will be donating 100 reusable shopping bags. The Chamber will have a drawing for recyclers that bring ink/tonercartridges and cell phones.
SPI Gardens will be holding its Fall Plant Swap during the event.
South Shore Automotive
1612 Padre Blvd.
Will accept from island residents:
Motor oil, Antifreeze, Transmission fluid and Car Batteries
The Town’s “Keep SPI Beautiful Committee” and Health/Code Enforcement Dept.