We are living on this planet as if we had another one to go to. – Terri Swearingen


Next Electronic Waste Event Scheduled

Annual Electronic Waste Event
Saturday, May 8, 2021
8:00 a.m. — noon

Parking Area
Raymore-Peculiar Academy
21001 S. School Rd., Peculiar, MO

Safely dispose of your old computer, television, & other electronics.
Help save landfill space and protect our water and environment.

Again in 2021! The Ray-Pec Robotics Team “System Meltdown” FRC 2357 is excited to
help recycle your electronics! They will be bringing their 2020 World Championship Robot
and their T-Shirt Cannon Robot for display and demonstrations!

Items Accepted at no charge:
Computers, keyboards, printers, laptops, tablets, cell phones,
telephones, cassette players, DVD/CD players, VCRs

Items NOT Accepted:
CDs, floppy disks, flash drives, VCR tapes

*FEES will apply only on

CRT TVs, Monitors, Console TVs, & Rear Projection TVs under 26” (diagonal): $25 each;
CRT TVs Monitors, Console TVs & Rear Projection TVs over 26” (diagonal): $30 each
LCD or Plasma TVs & Monitors: $20 each

**Meredith Recycling charges fees on certain electronics because these products
contain lead and other hazardous materials and require special handling.

Checks and Cash Only
Please leave original packaging at home

Donations for the Ray-Pec Robotics Team are appreciated!

This event is provided through a partnership of the Cass County Sustainability Committee,
Raymore-Peculiar School District, and Meredith Recycling, Montrose, MO


Annual Electronic Waste Event Scheduled

Annual Electronic Waste Event
Saturday, October 19, 2019
8:00 a.m. — noon
The Family Center
Mill-Walk Mall Harrisonville, Missouri

Safely dispose of your old computer, television, & other electronics.
Help save landfill space and protect our water and environment.

Items Accepted at no charge:
Computers, keyboards, printers, laptops, tablets, cell phones,
telephones, cassette players, DVD/CD players, VCRs

Items NOT Accepted:
CDs, floppy disks, flash drives, VCR tapes

*FEES will apply only on
CRT computer monitors: $20/each;
CRT based televisions: $20/each;
Console and Rear Projection TVs: $20/each
Flat Screens (LCD & Plasma): $5 each

*Fees are charged because these products contain lead and other hazardous materials and require special handling.

Checks and Cash Only
Please leave original packaging at home

This event is provided through a partnership of the Cass County Sustainability Committee, The Family Center, and Meredith Recycling, Montrose, MO.


Why Bees are Disappearing

Honeybees have thrived for 50 million years, each colony 40 to 50,000 individuals coordinated in amazing harmony. So why, seven years ago, did colonies start dying en masse? Marla Spivak reveals four reasons which are interacting with tragic consequences. This is not simply a problem because bees pollinate a third of the world’s crops. Could this incredible species be holding up a mirror for us?

See Marla Spivak’s revealing TED talk.