Village of Suffern Dept. of Public Works


Charles Sawicki, Director of Public Works

e-mail csawicki@suffernvillage.com

Danielle Curtin, Clerk

e-mail deptpubworks@suffernvillage.com

Tel:  845-357-2602

Street and Refuse Department
Water and Sewer Department
Wastewater Treatment Plant


NYS Electric Equipment Recycling and Refuse Act of 2010

 

The NYS Electronic Equipment Recycling and Reuse Act of 2010 require manufacturers to provide free and convenient recycling of electronic waste to most consumers in the state.


Beginning January 1, 2012, with the exception of individual and household consumers, all other NYS consumers including businesses, private or public corporations, not for profit corporations and government entities, etc., may not dispose of, pr place for collection intended for disposal, electronic waste at a sold or hazardous waste management facility in the state.

Starting January 1, 2015, the individual and household disposal ban became effective. No entity may dispose of e-waste as trash in New York State.

Under the State Law, electronics include the following items:


  • Televisions (including cathode ray tubes)

  • Computers

  • Computer peripherals (i.e. monitors, keyboards, facsimile machines, documents scanners, and printers; including cable, cord or wiring incorporated into such product)

  • Small electronic equipment (VCR’s, digital video recorders, portable digital music players, DVD’s. digital converter boxes, cable or satellite receivers, electronic or video game consoles)

  • Small scale servers

E-Waste can be recycled at the following locations in Rockland County:


            1. Participating Retailers


 

2. Rockland Household Hazardous Waste Facility



3. ARC Rockland


If you have any additional questions please contact NYSDEC at 518-402-8788 or ewaste@dec.ny.gov. For details on the New York State Law visit www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/65583.html


­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Recycling . . . The App!


The Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority has an App for your iPhone or Android device that helps you keep track of your pickup days (for trash, bulk pickup and recycling) and provides a “What goes where” database for all your trash and recyclables. Search Google Play or the App Store for “Recycle Coach” or click on the link below for more information.


http://www.rocklandrecycles.com/page/recycle-coach-79.html


 


 


 



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