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Recycling facility plans open house

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

DIXON – Secure Recycling Services will have an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 19 at the facility, 629 Palmyra Ave.

The event is open to the public. The center is a business division of Kreider Services, and recycles and refurbishes electronics, cardboard, paper, plastic, commercial food scraps, and metals. Those attending will be able to see how items are processed and food scraps are turned into compost materials. The center employs 24 people, many of whom are veterans or people with disabilities.

Refreshments will be served. Call 815-288-6691, ext. 280 for more information.

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