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Recycling Event

The City of Carmi will host an electronics recycling event for Carmi and White County residents on Saturday, September 25, from 9am -12pm at 520 North 3rd Street.

Due to Covid-19 CJD E-Cycling is requiring the following safety procedures.

Materials to be recycled must be in the hatchback are or trunk of the vehicle. Items placed in passenger seats or back seats will not be accepted.

You will remain in the vehicle with windows up and their workers will unload for you.

You will unlock/open the trunk from inside the vehicle to allow worker to unload.

You must wear a mask. If you have to communicate with the event worker you must have a mask on.

All small loose electronics, cables, cords, remotes, etc. must be bagged and tied closed.

Please be patient with the event staff as the line will be moving a bit slower than normal in order to assure an appropriate spacing between workers.

If you are not comfortable with allowing CJD E-Cycling workers to unload the recyclable material from your car (the truck or hatchback area) then please do not attend this event.

If you are under quarantine or isolation protocol you are not allowed to attend the event. If you have Covid-19 in your household, you must be symptom free for at least two weeks before delivering your electronics to recycling drop-off event. If you are experiencing Covid symptoms don not attend.


Accepted items at the even include:

– CRT, Projection, Plasma, Flat screen, Console TV’s & Flat screen monitors

– Computers (towers and laptops), printers, cables and peripherals (keyboards, mice, ets.)

– Fax machines, scanners, digital converter boxes, cable receivers, satellite receivers

– Networking equipment, server, telecommunications, phones, cell phones, etc.

– Medical equipment and all types of diagnostic equipment (Please call to verify equipment can be      accepted)

-Industrial machinery and equipment

– Electrical, cabling, communication machinery, and equipment

– VCR, stereos, and audio/video equipment (including cable/satellite)

– Home electronics, blenders, toasters, irons, etc.

– Video game consoles, digital video disc player/recorders, portable digital music players

– Non-ferrous metals

– Metal office furniture (metal desks/file cabinets, etc.)

– Air conditioners, refrigerators, and humidifiers

– Old motors, non PCB type transformers and other electrical equipment

– CRT monitor or flat screen monitors


If you have questions about items not listed, please contact GJD E-Cycling at 618-221-6234

Those with questions for the City of Carmi, or seeking additional information, should contact Holly at 618-384-2001 or by email at

The City of Carmi would also like to remind local resident that dumping or leaving items at the site prior to or after the recycling event will result in a fine from the City of Carmi

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