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Montgomery Township Environmental Commission and Sustainable Montgomery will organize the 11th Annual Earth Day Fair on Sunday, April 23, 2017, from Noon to 3 PM. The event will be held at the Montgomery Upper Middle School parking lot, 375 Burnt Hill Road, Skillman, NJ 08558.

This year’s Earth Day Recycling Fair will again provide collections for recycling a great variety of items.  These include (more to be posted):

Metal

Electronics

Expired/unwanted medications (to be collected by the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office)

Flower pots

Crayons

2/23/17

 

More info and directions will be posted soon here.

If you have questions, please contact Montgomery Open Space Coordinator Lauren Wasilauski at lwasilauski@twp.montgomery.nj.us .  Thank you!

“The recycling aspect of our annual Fair is a big hit with the community so we decided to Recyclingfocus exclusively on collections this year. The Fair has attracted as many as a thousand people in recent years,” said Mary Reece, chairperson of Montgomery Township’s Environmental Commission.  “It’s the township’s biggest community-wide environmental event.  Last year, we recycled the following:

-54lbs of medication

-10,465lbs of paper shredded

-Over 100 cubic yards of electronics

-40 cubic yards of metal

-150 pairs of sneakers/cleats donated

-100+ sporting goods items donated (basketballs, baseballs, tennis racquets),” Reece said.

To learn more, become a sponsor, or to find out how to get involved in other ways, contact Lauren Wasilauski at 908-359-8211 extension 343 or email her at lwasilauski@twp.montgomery.nj.us .  Thank you!

**We are seeking organizations/groups to sign up to collect an item or items for recycling!!  Please click on the following link to read an invite letter with further details and return by email this one page, fillable form (Coming soon!)

2017 EDF Invite Registration Form

(please check back for this link to be active)

 

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