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Nashville International Airport > News & Media > Press Releases > Nashville International Airport, Metro Nashville Public Works to hold Nashville Recycles Day at BNA on Nov. 9

Nashville International Airport, Metro Nashville Public Works to hold Nashville Recycles Day at BNA on Nov. 9

​NASHVILLE – Have an old computer, cell phone or printer lying around the house that you don’t use? It’s time to take it to Nashville International Airport (BNA) and send it on its way. On Saturday, Nov. 9, BNA and Metro Nashville Public Works are launching the first annual Nashville Recycles Day at BNA, where you can recycle your electronic waste (E-waste) at no cost.

Participants can bring a large range of electronics including but not limited to phones, DVD players, computers, televisions and chargers. A full list of accepted E-waste items can be found at https://www.nashville.gov/Portals/0/SiteContent/pw/docs/recycle/main/ElectronicWasteEvents.pdf.

According to EPA estimates, 2.4 million tons of e-waste is discarded each year and only approximately 25 percent is recycled. Compost bins and recycling containers will also be available for purchase at the event.


WHAT:      Nashville Recycles Day at Nashville International Airport

WHO:        Nashville International Airport
                 Metro Nashville Public Works

WHEN:      Saturday, Nov. 9; 9 a.m. - noon

WHERE:    Consolidated Services Facility (CSF)
                 815 Hangar Lane
                 Nashville, TN 37217

NOTE:       Free, Open to the public, Electronic waste (E-waste) recycling event