Electronics Landfill Ban - effective January 1, 2012
Beginning January 1, 2012, electronics item will be banned from Illinois landfills (Public Act 97-0287) from all sources under penalty of law. This site provides resources about electronics recycling, free residential recycling drop-off locations and a list of companies offering recycling services within DuPage County & the surrounding area.
Recycling services at these locations are free of charge and open to the public. Municipal Offices are closed on Saturday. Call offices during the week for directions and to confirm holiday hours.
- Village of Addison Recycling Center - weekdays Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 711 N. Addison Road, (630) 279-2140 (open to public)
- Downers Grove Township Highway Department - 3rd Saturday of each month (except holiday weekends) from 8:00 a.m. to noon at 318 E. Quincy St., Westmont, (630) 719-6625
- Village of Lombard - 1st Saturday of each month from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Metra Commuter parking lot at Main & Parkside, Lombard (630) 620-5740
- Best Buy Locations in Bloomingdale, Downers Grove, Aurora & Schaumburg visit www.bestbuy.com
- SIMS Recycling Solutions Inc.; 1600 Harvester Rd.; West Chicago - Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.; (630) 231-6060 or visit www.us.simsrecycling.com
- Com2 Computer Recycling; 140 East Fullerton Ave.; Carol Stream - Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; (630) 653-2662 or visit www.com2recycling.com
- Goodwill Industries Locations; Carol Stream, Glendale Hts, Lombard, Naperville, Downers Grove, Elmhurst - visit www.amazinggoodwill.com for details
- Unitec Recycling Corp.; 1S060 Church Ave., Lombard - Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; (630) 562-5220 or visit www.unitecrecycling.com
- Staples Locations in Bloomingdale, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Glen Ellyn; visit www.staples.com
- Office Depot Locations in Wheaton, Downers Grove, Lombard - visit www.officedepot.com
- York & Bloomingdale Township programs limited to residents with proof of residency. Visit their websites for details.