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Free Compost Giveaway, Paper Shredding and E-Waste Disposal

Free Compost Giveaway, Document Shredding and E-Waste Disposal

Saturday, April 9
8 a.m. to Noon
Newport Beach Corporation Yard
592 Superior Ave.

The entrance to the event will be on Industrial Way via right turn; no left turns will be allowed.


Newport Beach residents are invited to bring documents and household electronic waste for free shredding and disposal. Residency will be verified; please bring identification. Residents can also receive up to two 30-lb. bags of compost while supplies last. 

Residents may also receive a free kitchen pail for organics recycling. 


Residents can bring up to 10 standard file boxes for shredding.

Acceptable items for shredding include:

  • Bank and financial statements
  • Credit card statements or pre-approved credit card offers
  • Old IRS tax forms, checks or bills
  • Old credit cards & plastic/paper membership cards
  • Junk mail, of any size and color
  • Document can be bound with staples or paper clips

Unfortunately, the shredder cannot accommodate x-rays or larger plastic items such as binders. Material is shredded on site. 


Acceptable items for e-waste disposal include:

  • Computers
  • Computer monitors
  • Keyboards
  • Televisions
  • Printers
  • DVD players
  • Cell phones
  • Other small electronic devices

No other household hazardous waste will be accepted.


For more information contact CR&R at or call 949-667-4158.


april 9 event postcard

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