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The monthly recycling event Green Texarkana is this Saturday, July 13.Paper, cardboard, plastic, cans and other small metal, electronics and ink cartridges will be accepted for recycling from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at East Third and Hazel Streets. Items do not need to be separated and this recycling event is open to everyone , regardless of residency.

Glass and other hazardous materials cannot be accepted. So far this year, area residents have recycled 45 tons of waste.