FOX 50 Announces 2nd Ecycling Event

ecycling Working together to keep potentially harmful, obsolete and end-of-life electronics out of local landfills, FOX 50 (WRAZ-TV) is teaming up once again with Creative Recycling Systems for their 2nd Ecycling event. The one-day event on Saturday, March 27, 2010, from 10am – 2pm, will be held at the following three Home Depot parking lots in Cary, North Raleigh and Durham:

  • Home Depot in Durham on Mt. Moriah Road off 15-501
  • Home Depot in North Raleigh on Capital Blvd
  • Home Depot in Cary on Walnut Street

 This one-day electronic collection event is FREE to the public and is expected to divert thousands of pounds of electronics from the local solid waste stream. The collected material will be processed by Creative Recycling Systems of North Carolina.

Using automated and state-of-the-art technology to responsibly handle end-of-life and surplus electronic equipment, CRS provides a true environmental solution for e-scrap.

For more information about Creative Recycling, please visit

Additional event partners include: Duke Recycling, NC State Recycling, Durham County,  City of Durham, City of Durham Recycling, Service Raleigh, the Sustainable Duke Program and the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources.  

FOX 50’s Ecycling event was awarded the 2009 Green Award “Marketing Program of the Year” by the Triangle Business Journal.

For a list of accepted electronic items and more information about the event, please visit: or go to and click on “Community.”

Thanks to FOX 50’s Kevin Kolbe for this capcom story.



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