So You Want to Recycle?

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Where you can recycle batteries, electronics, plastics, running shoes, cell phones, ink cartridges and more in Park Slope. 

Here’s the scoop on where to go for what in the neighborhood courtesy of the Civic Council:

Batteries: J & R Television, 108 7th Ave.

Clothing: Wearable Collections, GreenMarket at Grand Army Plaza, Saturdays 8-4.
Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs:
Tarzian Hardware, 193 7th Ave.

Electronics: Mr. Rubbish Electronics Drop-Off Center, 88 9th St. (between 2nd Ave and Smith St).

Plastics: Park Slope Food Coop, 782 Union St. To see which plastics are accepted, go to check out www.foodcoop.com.

Plastic Bags: Key Food, 130 7th Ave.; Barnes & Noble, 267 7th Ave; Rite Aid, 249 7th Ave.; CVS, 341 9th St.; C-Town Supermarket, 327 9th St.

Running Shoes: JackRabbit, 151 7th Ave.

Ink Cartridges: Staples, 4th Ave. Some schools also earn money by collect cartridges to recycle. Drop by your local school to find out.

Cell Phones: Key Food 5th Ave