Mesquite Recycles Day is presented by
Keep Mesquite Beautiful and the City of Mesquite

Mesquite Recycles Day will be held on Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 8am to noon in the front parking lot of Poteet High School. Poteet High School is located at 3300 Poteet Drive. Vehicles will enter the event through the front entrance on Galloway.

The following list of items will be accepted:

  • Gently used eye glasses
  • Gently used books, magazines, videos, DVDs, CDs, and Books on Tape
  • Used cellular phones, cellular phone batteries and accessories, used laser and ink jet printer cartridges, and used rechargeable batteries
  • Gently used clothing, handbags, linens, and towels
  • Gently used toys and children’s items
  • Tires and used appliances
  • E-waste(computers, monitors, television, printers, any electronic device)

A document destruction truck will also be available on site. Shredding will be done off-site through Greenstar Security Destruction, a NAID (National Association of Information Destruction) certified company. Please log on to for more information on the document destruction process. If needed, you can receive a document of destruction after the event.

Please Note: Household Hazardous Waste will NOT be accepted!

Commercial office waste and Household hazardous waste will NOT be accepted at this event. All household hazardous waste(i.e. paint cans, pesticides, and motor oil) must be taken to 11234 Plano Road, Dallas, Texas 75243. Please visit for more details.

What is Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)? Click Here

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