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ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM AT KSC

America Recycles Day (ARD) - November 13-14, 2014 (view flyer)

KSC employees are encouraged to recycle unneeded personal items at the old GSA facility (located at the corner of Third Street and B Avenue, adjacent to the Compressed Natural Gas station) on Thursday, November 13th, or at the VAB north parking lot on Friday, November 14th. NASA property will not be accepted. The items being collected this year include; electronics, batteries, clothing, shoes, eye glasses and bicycles. Do you have any of these items that you would like to recycle? Donate them during ARD! This event will be held rain or shine. For more information, visit KSC Environmental Website. Please help us spread the word by posting this flyer in your workplace.
POC: Alice Smith, 867-8454

Here is some useful recycling information;

2014 America Recycled Day Activities: Electronics Collection (Tips)

Have a "collection" of unwanted electronic items at home? Back by popular demand is our electronics collection in partnership with A1Assets Recycling. Bring in your personal electronic items to be recycled in an environmentally responsible way. Drop your electronics off at the following locations and times:

  • Thursday, November13th at the old GSA facility (located at the corner of Third Street and B Avenue, adjacent to the Compressed Natural Gas station)
  • Friday, November 14th, at the VAB north parking lot
  • Collection hours will be from 7 a.m. – 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. each day
All electronics, including cell phones, computers and TVs, will be accepted, except for domestic appliances and items containing mercury and Freon. This collection is NOT for NASA property but for personal items from home. Acceptable item list.
POC: Annie Williams, 867-3305

Clothing Donation (View Info)

KSC employees are encouraged to participate in a clothing recycling event at the old GSA facility (located at the corner of Third Street and B Avenue, adjacent to the Compressed Natural Gas station) on Thursday, November 13, or at the VAB north parking lot on Friday, November 14. Personal clothing in any condition is needed, as well as coats, gloves, hats, scarves, shoes, undergarments, socks and belts. No government-owned or -purchased clothing will be accepted. Please donate all items of clothing whether they are worn or not; clothes that are not usable (heavily stained, ripped or torn, etc.) are recycled. For additional suggestions, visit KSC Environmental Website. POC: Alice Smith, 867-8454

Donate Used Bikes

This year the Kennedy Space Center Recycling Program will be collecting bicycles during the America Recycles Day event. The donated bicycles will be picked by the North Brevard Charities Sharing Center and transported to the Sheriff’s Work Farm, where they will be repaired by inmates and donated to county agencies to be distributed to needy children, homeless adults and veterans. Collection points will be set up at the old GSA facility (located at the corner of Third Street and B Avenue, adjacent to the Compressed Natural Gas station) on Thursday, November 13, or at the VAB north parking lot on Friday, November 14. POC: Annie Williams, 867-8720