As Earth Day approaches, there are two upcoming area events designed to keep computers and other electronic equipment from heading to landfills.
It starts with a computer recycling event Friday afternoon from 4:00 to 7:00 at Salem City Hall. The city is working with ITT Technical Institute to refurbish as many computers as possible for placement with low-income families. Click here for full information.
There is another event Saturday from 9:00 to 3:00 at the Roanoke Civic Center. It covers a long list of electronics and kitchen items. Click here for full information. More on this event from WFIR’s Evan Jones.[audio:http://wfirnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/04-19-eCycle-Wrap-WEB.mp3|titles=04-19 eCycle Wrap-WEB]