December 22, 2011
The Recycling Office of the Harford County Department of Public Works has announced the location and availability of recycling sites for Christmas trees and similar greenery following the holiday season. The Scarboro Compost Facility will be available Monday through Saturday, from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. The Tollgate Yard Trim Drop-off site will be open Saturdays only from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. The Scarboro Compost Facility is at 3135 Scarboro Road in Street. The Tollgate Yard Trim Drop-off site is at 703 Tollgate Road near Bel Air. For additional information, contact Robert Ernst, recycling program manager, at 410-638-3417 or by e-mail at email@example.com .
November 25, 2009
Computer Donation Management Inc., a company that recycles electronic equipment, is moving from its Southeast Baltimore location to an industrial building in East Baltimore near the Baltimore County line. The company, which does business as CDM eCycling, signed a lease for 100,700 square feet at 500 North Point Blvd. and plans to move in January, brokers at Cushman & Wakefield said. The 10-year-old company handles electronic waste materials in the Mid-Atlantic by restoring or dismantling obsolete equipment for parts.
December 27, 2009
Eastern Howard County residents with curbside yard waste recycling can set out their Christmas trees to be turned into mulch. Remove all tinsel, garland, ornaments and plastic bags, and take the tree out of the tree stand. Set the tree out the night before the normal recycling day. Call 410-313-6444 for more information. After Jan. 21, trees may be recycled at the Alpha Ridge Landfill Residents' Convenience Center. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday. There are also drop-off sites around the county that will recycle trees: •Kendall Hardware, 12260 Route 108, Clarksville •River Hill Garden Genter, 12165 Route 108, Clarksville •Cedar Lane Park, 5081 Cedar Lane, Columbia •Grandfather's Garden Center, 5320 Phelps Luck Drive, Columbia •Rockburn Park, 5400 Landing Road, Elkridge •Court House Drive, parking lot near courthouse, Ellicott City •Schooley Mill Park, 12975 Hall Shop Road, Highland •Savage Park, 8400 Fair St., Savage •Western Regional Park, 14800 Carrs Mill Road, Woodbine
October 17, 2011
We commend our city for such a well-organized and orchestrated event ("City residents can recycle electronics, shred documents Oct. 15," Leader, Oct. 13). Thank you to our Public Works folks. Jane and Ken Pennington Laurel
January 10, 2011
Baltimore County is reminding residents who live in single-family houses and town homes that Saturday is the deadline to put Christmas trees out for recycling. Residents should place undecorated trees at the front curb or street, not in alleys, no later than Saturday. Crews will collect trees only. No decorations, bags or tree stands will be accepted. Information: 410-887-2000. firstname.lastname@example.org Text NEWS to 70701 to get Baltimore Sun local news text alerts
October 17, 2011
Rapid Refill, in Bel Air, is combining two days into one worthy community recycling effort through a partnership with Operation Paperback as a way to recognize both Veterans Day - Nov. 11 - and America Recycles Day on Nov. 15. Starting Oct. 3, the Bel Air Rapid Refill and other Rapid Refill locations nationwide will collect used books for redeployment to troops overseas. Troops look forward to fresh reading materials, and donations of hard bound books as well as magazines will be accepted along with paperbacks, according to a Rapid Refill press release.