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WCPO 9 Shred Day Sept. 11 at participating Furniture Fairs

Get rid of paper and unwanted prescription drugs
Posted at 5:24 PM, Mar 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-12 10:50:14-04

Update: Due to a high volume, everyone in line for Shred Day from noon on will receive a voucher to shred materials at Shred-it, located at 6838 Fairfield Business Center Dr.

Protect yourself from identity thieves and get rid of unwanted prescription drugs by taking part in WCPO 9 Shred Day benefitting Crime Stoppers.

The event takes place Saturday, Sept. 11, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at five Furniture Fair locations around the Tri-State. All donations go to Crime Stoppers to help solve crimes in our community.

In order to keep everyone safe, we have established new procedures the day of the event. These procedures must be followed in order to have your papers shredded. We appreciate you helping keep everyone safe and healthy:

  • Please place all paper in your trunk or back hatch. A volunteer will remove the paper for you.
  • Please wear a mask or facial covering.
  • Please remain in your car at all times.
  • Prescription medication can be dropped in a receptacle from your vehicle window
  • Donations can be dropped into a receptacle marked "Donations."
  • Please be aware that you may encounter longer lines and wait times.

We CAN shred: All paper, rubber bands, paper clips, staples, notebooks, file folders, alligator clips, and blueprints.

We CANNOT shred: Batteries, metal items, hard drives, computers, electronics, plastic bottles, glass of any kind, perishable items, food or liquids.

Drugs we CAN take back: Over-the-counter medications and prescription pills.

Drugs we CANNOT take back: Liquids, ointments, needles, pens, gels or creams.

Participating Furniture Fair locations:

7200 Dixie Highway (RT. 4)
Fairfield, OH 45014
(513) 874-5553

3710 Alexandria Pike
Cold Spring, KY 41076
(859) 572-6800

4363 Eastgate Square Dr.
Eastgate, OH 45245
(513) 753-8555

8760 Colerain Ave.
Northgate, OH 45251
(513) 385-6600

9591 Fields Ertel Road
Loveland, OH 45140
(513) 774-9591

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