FREE “After Holidays” Recycling Fundraiser Event!

FREE “After Holidays” Recycling Fundraiser Event!

   We here at UpTekk are excited to be working with the Auburn-Riverside High School Orchestra Booster Club. Their goal in hosting this event is to raise money for the students to attend the “Spring 2018 Southern CA Festival of Gold.” Monetary donations will be gladly accepted at the event by the Orchestra.

Lets work together as a community to help these kids achieve their goal!

Event Date: January 13, 2018
Event Time: 10am – 2pm
Event Location: Lakeland Hills Elementary parking lot, 1020 Evergreen Way SE Auburn, 98092

These items can be recycled at this event.

  • Electronics: Computers*, Laptops*, T.V.s, Cords, Printers, AC adapters/chargers, Remote controls, Receivers, Office phones, Servers*, Stereo equipment, Cell phones*, Telephones, LCD monitors, Computer parts, Printers, Ink & Toner, DVD/VHS/Blue ray players, Cable/Satellite boxes, Keyboards, Mice, Radios, Hand Held Electronic devices and MP3 players.
  • Clothing: Shoes, Belts, Shirts, Pants, Jackets, Towels, Hats, Blankets and Linens. **(ARHS Orchestra will be paid $.03/lb for textiles)**
  • Household Items: Toys (No large Plastic toys), Books, Household Décor, Stuffed Animals
  • Cardboard: All cardboard must be flattened and free from food debris. Large loads my be redirected
  • Scrap Metal: Gutters, Lawnmowers*, Yard Equipment*, Appliances. *Must be drained
  • Christmas Lights: With or without lights

All these Items can not be recycled at this event.

  • NO Wood
  • NO Grass, Leaves, Yard Debris
  • NO Garbage
  • NO Windows, Glass/Mirrors
  • NO Plastic Pools, Large Plastic Toys, Hoses, Ect
  • NO Paint
  • NO Styrofoam
  • NO Carpeting
  • NO large wood entertainment centers
  • NO Food waste

All these Items can be dropped off at UpTekk’s facility and recycled for a small fee Monday – Saturday.

  • Mattress or Box Spring = $20.00 (must be dry, free of bedbugs no excessive stains)
  • Microwave Oven = $5.00
  • Propane/Helium Tanks = $1.00 per gallon of actual tank (not what is left in the tank)
  • Items That Contain Refrigerant = $20 Devices that contain and uses refrigerant for households and offices. It is important to recycle fridges in a proper manor! The Freon in these items deplete the ozone if leaked, we are certified to recycle these chemicals in the proper manor. Do not throw them in the dump to break, leak, and hurt our planet, it is everyone responsibility to take care of it! Because of the added care that needs to be done there is a $20 fee to recycle. Items that contain refrigerant are, but not limited to;
    • Air conditioner
    • Refrigerator
    • Chiller
    • Freezer