Tree recycling program adds electronics this year.
Need to get rid of that Christmas tree? The City of Johns Creek and Keep North Fulton Beautiful are hosting "Bring One for the Chipper" Saturday, Jan. 5, at The Home Depot on State Bridge Road. Residents can also bring old lights and ornaments as long as they are already off the trees. New this year is a chance to recycle electronics at the same time. “Traditionally, this has been about recycling Christmas trees, but our electronics recycling days are among our more popular events,” said Johns Creek Solid Waste Manager James Swope. “We thought that a lot of people would be getting new electronic gadgets, and this offers people an environmentally safe way to recycle of their old electronics. So we’re doing Christmas trees and electronics…
Recycle your Christmas tree and donate ornaments and decorations.
- PATCH'S HOUSE & HOME
Monday, January 2, 2012
The city of Johns Creek and Keep Johns Creek Beautiful invite you to recycle your old Christmas tree after the holidays at "Bring One for the Chipper," Saturday, Jan. 7. Residents can also donate old lights, decorations, and ornaments. They must already be separated from the tree in advance. Johns Creek residents may drop off their undecorated trees at the Home Depot at 5950 State Bridge Road from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. To find other tree drop-off locations, visit www.keepjohnscreekbeautiful.org. Trees will be chipped into mulch by The Davey Tree Expert Company. The mulch will be used for public beautification projects and is also available free to the public upon request. People who bring their trees for recycling can pick up free vegetable and…