The Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce will host an Earth Day Recycling Event on Friday, April 21 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Chamber office located at 3605 Marietta Highway in Canton. This Earth Day event is held in partnership with Cobb EMC and is supported by Electrify EVSE. Organizations who will be accepting collections are Next Step Ministries, SAFE KIDS Cherokee County, Greater Cherokee Kiwanis, Cherokee County Master Gardeners, ECO Trading, and 1st Secure Shredding.

Collections, during this rain or shine event, will include documents for shredding, aluminum drink cans, used gardening pots/containers, car seats, gently used athletic shoes, and electronics. All recycling is free except for televisions and computer monitors. The cost for CRT monitors is $10 while flat screen televisions are $20 and console (or projection) televisions are $40. Both cash and card payment options will be accepted.

For more information, including restrictions and acceptable items, please visit or call 770-345-0400. The mission of the Cherokee County Chamber, a Georgia Certified Chamber of Commerce, is to promote business to expand the economy and enrich the community.