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Recycling center issues warning about battery disposal after fire

ITHACA, N.Y. — The Tompkins County Recycling and Solid Waste Center has issued about safe disposal practices after a fire at the Ithaca location earlier this week. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The fire took place mid-afternoon on Monday and was extinguished within the hour by Ithaca Fire Department firefighters. There were no injuries reported. The Department of Recycling and […]