E-waste Recycling Event: Saturday, April 24th at the Roanoke Civic Center
Don't throw away your old, unused or broken electronic devices. Recycle them! In celebration of Earth Month, Cox has partnered with Synergy Recycling to help the Roanoke Valley with proper disposal and recycling of electronic waste by hosting a system-wide E-Waste Recycling Event, Saturday, April 24, 2010. Bring your old electronics powered by a plug or battery and dispose of them the right way! This recycling event, which is free to the public, is part of Cox Conserves initiatives to protect and preserve the environment. Event partners include the Roanoke Civic Center, the City of Roanoke, Synergy Recycling, Recycling & Disposal Solutions, Roanoke Valley Cool Cities Coalition, 1-800 Got Junk?, Clean Valley Council, and Fork in the City. For more information about the e-waste recycling event, please visit www.celebrateRoanoke.com.
Free recycling and collection of business e-waste is also offered from April 1 to May 31. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on collection of business e-waste.
Cox Roanoke "Cool Green Biz"
Cox has been awarded full certification as a "Cool Green Biz" by the Roanoke Regional Chamber of Commerce, making Cox one of the first companies in the region to receive such recognition. This distinguished award is given to companies in Roanoke that demonstrate a commitment to being environmentally responsible by utilizing eco-friendly business practices.
With over 83,000 employees, Cox and its subsidiaries can have a huge environmental impact. Cox is reducing greenhouse gas emissions across the board by utilizing efficient heating and cooling systems, green energy sources, hybrid fleet vehicles, and more.Visit Cox Conserves!