Universal Wastes includes Electronic Waste,* fluorescent lamps
and tubes, household batteries, and mercury containing devices,
such as thermostats and thermometers.
Universal wastes may be brought to the Eastern Regional MRF
any day of the week FREE of charge from households in the
Tahoe Truckee Sierra Disposal Service area only.
*Electronic Waste, or “E-waste”, is a large category
of Universal Waste and includes the following items:
- Televisions and computer monitors
- Telephones and cell phones
- Computers and computer peripherals
- Answering machines
- Video recording equipment
- Stereo equipment