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Clean Up Green Up Recycle, Repurpose and Reuse


September 30
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:


All Ages


TC West Senior High School
5376 N. Long Lake Rd.
Traverse City, MI United States
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Michigan Green Consortium hosts the annual Clean Up Green Up Recycle, Repurpose and Reuse event on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at Traverse City West Senior High School from 9:00am until 3:00pm.

Designed to divert items from area landfills which have further use – materials which can be recycled – the event is free to residents of Northern Michigan and accepts a whole host of items. A detailed list of items accepted is available on the event’s website, www.cleanupgreenup.com, or by calling (231) 633-1277.

o STATION 1. Home Depot
Residential Fluorescent & CFL light bulbs
Power tool batteries

o STATION 2. Grand Traverse County
Alkaline batteries

o STATION 3. Girl Scouts
Dental floss containers
Foil-lined granola wrappers
Foil-lined juice pouches (not juice boxes)
Hasbro toys ONLY
Roll-on deodorant containers (no aerosol)
Toothbrushes & empty toothpaste tubes

o STATION 4. Making Time Accessories
Tin cans, all sizes. Washed please

o STATION 5. Cherryland Humane Soc.
Blankets, clean ONLY
Dog/Cat toys (washable only)
Towels, clean ONLY
Items on CHS wish list accepted as well, see www.cherrylandhumane.org

o STATION 6. Northwoods Office Exp.
Ink & Toner cartridges

o STATION 7. Wands for Wildlife
Mascara wands – washed

o STATION 8. Bookbrokers
Books (fiction, nonfiction) Textbooks
CDS/puzzles/board games/audiobooks

o STATION 9. Evola Music
Musical instruments (no pianos/organs)

o STATION 10. Business Helper
Air packing pillows & Bubble wrap
Styrofoam peanuts & Bio peanuts

o STATION 11. Image360
Ballasts/transformers (no PCBs)
Signs & sign components
Commercial backlit signs & Neon signs
Realty signs & Way finder signs

o STATION 12. Roy’s General Store
Air compressors
Chain saws (gas-powered)
Generators (gas-powered)
Go karts, mini bikes
Kerosene & patio heaters
Mowers, Edgers & Trimmers (gas-powered)
Snow blowers (gas-powered)

o STATION 13. Team Elmer’s
Asphalt (no asphalt shingles, please)
Concrete & Concrete blocks

o STATION 14. Odom Reuse
Clean reusable building materials
Doors, Solid panel
Lumber (clean, 6′ or longer, no nails)
Outdoor furniture
Clawfoot tubs

o STATION 15. ReStore
Doors, Screen
Dryers (working)
Outdoor furniture
Plastic grocery & shopping bags (clean)
Reusable building supplies
Tools, Hand and Power
Upholstered furniture (clean & resalable)
Washers (working)
Extension cords
Fans /Motors

o STATION 16. Goodwill
Accessories – belts, hats, purses
Household small appliances, working
Linens – sheets, tablecloths
Shoes & boots (pairs ONLY)

o STATION 17. BARC/eRecyleTC
Computer printers & scanners
Computers – Desktop & Laptop
Microwave ovens
Small electronics
TVs & Computer monitors (2nd SITE $10 fee)
Mattresses & Box Springs – (2nd SITE $10 fee)
The mattress collection is sponsored by Currie’s Furniture
(Secondary SITE is located at 466 US 31 South, Traverse City, MI 49685)

ACs & dehumidifiers (working) $15 rebate
Fridges & freezers (working) $50 rebate

o STATION 19. Cherryland Electric
ACs & Dehumidifiers (working) $15 rebate
Fridges (working) $20 rebate
Freezers (working) $20 rebate

o STATION 20. Padnos
Air conditioners & Dehumidifiers
Auto batteries
Bicycles & Bike parts
Refrigerators & Freezers
Hot water heaters
Large appliances (not working)
Propane tanks
Steel, ferrous & nonferrous articles
Stoves & Ovens
Table saws
Video game systems
Wire hangers

o STATION 21. CM Rubber
Tires, Auto only 4 per vehicle
Max 1200 units accepted.
Tire collection is sponsored by Coldwell Banker Schmidt Realtors, 8th Street Health, Independent Bank and Woodland Title.

A special event put on by
Michigan Green Consortium