RRRASOC Open House and Tours of Recycling Facility April 20

RRRASOC Open House and Tours of Recycling Facility April 20

 

Southfield, MI – In celebration of Earth Day, join us at our open house for tours of the Recycling Authority’s state-of-the-art and highly automated Materials Recovery Facility (MRF). See first hand how the recyclables you put into your bin/cart are sorted, separated and converted into valuable resources that will be sold and reused to make new products.

Open House and Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) Tours

Saturday April 20

9 am – 2 pm

20000 W. Eight Mile Road, Southfield

Things to know about touring the MRF:

~Visitors will be taken inside our processing facility, up a flight of stairs and alongside employees and equipment. Therefore, visitors must be able to walk up and down a flight of stairs.

~Long pants and sturdy, closed-toed, closed-heel shoes are required.

~The following personal protective equipment is provided and required to be worn while inside our facility: safety vest, hard hat and safety glasses.

~All visitors will be required to complete and sign a “Site Access Agreement, Waiver of Liability and Release” form.

~The MRF is considered an industrial/manufacturing facility and may not be appropriate for people with medical conditions impacted by dust, noise or airborne allergens. Additionally, the MRF has magnets that may impact medical devices.

No appointment necessary! The MRF will be open to the public

from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm on Saturday April 20th.

*If you are bringing items for the HHW event, drop those off using the truck entrance at 20875 Mapleridge, then drive around to the building entrance on Eight Mile Road to tour the facility.

RRRASOC – Recycling Authority | 248-208-2270 | rrrasoc.org

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