E-Waste Recycling Event Benefits Moreno Valley High School PTSA

Posted on January 22, 2013

Collection Event Feb. 9 & 10 at Altura Credit Union’s Riverside Headquarters

(Riverside, Calif.) Jan. 22, 2013 – Recycle unwanted electronic devices like old laptops, cell phones and printers at an e-waste recycling event on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 9 and 10, in Riverside. From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., e-waste items can be dropped off at the headquarters of Altura Credit Union, 2847 Campus Parkway. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Moreno Valley High School PTSA.

Most consumer electronic devices and related accessories can be recycled as e-waste, whether in working or non-working condition. Among the items that will be accepted at the event are: computer monitors, televisions, PC systems, laptops, printers, copiers, scanners, fax machines, toner cartridges, cellular phones and home entertainment units.

The following cannot be accepted at this event: refrigerators, washers, dryers, fluorescent light bulbs and household batteries. Microwave Ovens are accepted, but there is a $5 service fee.

For more information, contact Amelia Juarez at the Moreno Valley High School PTSA, 951-571-4820 or ajuarez@mvusd.net.

Altura is very proud of its 56 years of service to Members in the Inland Empire. Today Altura is open to anyone who lives, works, attends school or worships in Riverside and San Diego counties, as well as selected cities in Orange and San Bernardino counties. Altura Credit Union, www.alturacu.com, has been recognized with the California Award for Performance Excellence (CAPE), the state’s equivalent of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Today, Altura Credit Union serves nearly 94,000 members and has $674.5 million in total assets. For more information on Altura, visit our website, www.alturacu.com, or call 1-888-883-7228.