America Recycles Day Weekend Events

Junk Rescue is hosting a Junk Sale/Recycling Drop-Off event on Saturday, November 16th from 8:00am to 1:00pm in honor of America Recycles Day.  Junk Rescue is located at 628 E 27th Street in Charlotte. The following will be accepted FREE from residents:


Fluorescent Light Bulbs


Keep Charlotte Beautiful is also sponsoring a Shredding and Recycling Drop-Off event on Saturday at the Wal-Mart on Independence in honor of America Recycles Day as well. Please take a look at their flyer for more details.

The Charlotte Chamber is hosting the 2013 Energy Summit on Friday, November 15th from 8:00am to 1:00pm. It will address the roles that clean and safe energy, technology and the government play in the future of the industry. Learn about sustainability efforts as related to environmental responsibility as we award the 2013 Wells Fargo Green Awards. Cost is $75 for members, $99 for non-members. Please register here.

Also this weekend is the Cleaner is Cheaper: Solar Panel Event on Saturday, November 16th from 10:30am to 1:30pm at Myers Park Baptist Church – Shalom Hall, 1900 Queens Rd, Charlotte NC 28207. Schedule of Events are as follows:

10:30 Networking with NC solar companies and nonprofits
11-12pm Panel of Experts
12pm Free lunch and discussion break outs, tour of solar panel on site
1pm Press conference and community cleaner is cheaper rally
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