We will gladly take your [b]aluminum cans[/b] at Recycle Camp During Burning Man. For everything else, use the resources below.
2010 marks the fourth evolution and year of the Reno-Sparks-Wadsworth Free
Drive-Thru Recycling Project in support of burners during and following Burning
Friday, August 27 through Wednesday, September 8 - Open 24 Hours
ACCEPTED RECYCLABLES: Plastics (SPI 1,2,3,4,& 5), glass, all metals (aluminum,
tin, steel, brass, etc.), paper, cardboard, plastic bags, household
(rechargeable and disposable) batteries, bicycles, and non-perishable food and
Simply drive into the parking lot and sort and deposit your recyclables into the
appropriate containers. Please have your recyclables as clean as possible and
remove from bags before depositing.
Disposal of non-recyclable waste will also be available for recyclers at
approximately $3 per standard 35-gallon trash bag.
Proceeds from recyclables, and proceeds beyond expenses for garbage disposal,
will be donated to help support new Black Rock Solar installations in the
region. Non-perishable food and water will be donated to local Food Banks.
Bicycles will be donated to local Kiwanis and American Legion bike projects.
Your participation and care is very much appreciated in this fourth year of a
multi-community initiative to promote recycling!
Save Mart Supermarkets
* 525 Keystone Avenue, Reno, 775-786-2150
* 195 West Plumb Lane, Reno, 775-786-0138 (back of store)
* 565 East Prater Way, Sparks, 775-359-9060
* 9750 Pyramid Lake Highway, Sparks, 775-425-2700
Whole Foods Market
* 6139 South Virginia Street, Reno, 775-852-8023
* 1299 Washeim Street, State Route 447, Wadsworth, 775-575-0707
If you have any feedback or questions regarding the Recycling Project, please
email them to RenoRecycling@yahoo.com