Wilson’s World: Earth Day 2016 at Ballantyne Corp Park

Ballantyne Corporate Park celebrates Earth Day including a free shredding and electronic recycling event.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Friday is Earth Day, but Ballantyne Corporate Park is celebrating today with an Earth Day celebration and shredding event.   The event not only includes free shredding by Shred It and recycling of electronic and computer equipment, but visitors can buy lunch from 11:30am until 1:30pm from food trucks and visit with over 30 local green vendors.

The public can bring by up to 3 boxes (banker box size) to get securely shredded for free.  International Medical Outreach will be there accepting used, functioning computers and electronics that will be recycled for use in Guatemalan schools.

The event began at 7am and runs until 1:30pm today at the Brixham TentBallantyne Corporate Park is located at 15800 Brixham Hill Avenue off of Johnston Road.

If you would like to hold a shredding event for your organization, contact Shred It.

Find more information on the electronic recycling and the International Medical Outreach HERE.

Get more information on today’s Earth Day and shredding event HERE.

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