A1 Assets and City of Winter Park To Hold Autumn Electronics Recycling and Hazardous Materials Collection Event


LONGWOOD, Florida (September 12, 2016) – A1 Assets and Winter Park will be hosting their second event of the year to collect unwanted recyclable electronics and hazardous waste from the city’s residents.

This recycling drive is being held exclusively for Winter Park residents, and will take place on Saturday, September 17, between 8am-12pm, at Winter Park’s Public Works Compound at 1409 Howell Branch Road. At the event, A1 Assets staff will be present to collect electronic devices, including old computers, monitors, laptops, telephones, stereo equipment, televisions, VCR & DVD players, batteries, and mobile gadgets. At the same time, the city will also be collecting chemicals, oil/gasoline, tires, oil and latex paint and paint thinners, propane tanks, and other types of hazardous chemicals and waste.

All electronics collected will be processed and recycled by A1 Assets in accordance to the strict procedures governed by the ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, and R2 certification standards. This process includes the complete secure wiping of all data.

“We continue to be impressed by the strong participation of Winter Park’s citizens in community initiatives like this one,” said David Leavitt, President and CEO of A1 Assets, Inc. “We are proud to partner with many cities like Winter Park across the state of Florida whose residents take pride in a well-maintained environment and keeping toxic waste out of their ecosystem.”

For businesses and residents with more than a pickup truck load, please contact A1 Assets directly by calling 407-339-7030 or emailing recycle@a1assets.com.

More information about this event is available here: https://cityofwinterpark.org/event/hhwd/

About A1 Assets, Inc.:

A1 Assets, Inc. services Fortune 1000 companies and government accounts across Florida and the Southeastern United States by providing industry-leading asset management services including innovative remarketing and superior electronics recycling. A1 Assets, Inc. is the only company in Central Florida certified in the Responsible Recycling Practices (R2), ISO 14001:2004, and OHSAS 18001:2007 standards guaranteeing data security and environmentally friendly materials management. For more information, please visit A1 Assets’ official website.

Media Contact:

Andrew Hoopper, President
407-339-7030 ext. 223