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.
Businesses offering Electronic Recycling
- Best Buy Locations in Bloomingdale, Downers Grove, Aurora & Schaumburg visit Best Buy
- SIMS Recycling Solutions Inc.; 1750 Harvester Rd.; West Chicago - Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.; 630-231-6060 or visit SIMS Recycling
- Com2 Computer Recycling; 140 East Fullerton Ave.; Carol Stream - Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; 630-653-2662 or visit Com2 Recycling
- Goodwill Industries Locations No TVs or Monitors; Carol Stream, Glendale Hts, Lombard, Naperville, Downers Grove, Elmhurst - visit Goodwill for details
- Staples Locations in Bloomingdale, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Glen Ellyn; visit Staples
- Office Depot Locations in Wheaton, Downers Grove, Lombard - visit Office Depot
Municipalities offering Electronic Recycling
- York & Bloomingdale Township programs limited to residents with proof of residency. Visit their websites for details.
- Village of Addison Recycling Center - weekdays Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 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 a.m. to noon at 318 E. Quincy St., Westmont, 630-719-6625.
- Village of Lisle Public Works Rt. 53 Yard; 4930 Lincoln Ave, Lisle - 3rd Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. starting February 21, 2015; visit Village of Lisle .No tube, projection or console TVs. (THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED on Saturday, June 20, 2015 due to the Route 53 yard being flooded.)
- City of Aurora Customer Service Center, 3770 McCoy Dr, Aurora - Saturday, June 20, 2015 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. For more information visit Aurora Electronics Recycling.
- Village of Bensenville - 2nd Saturday of each month from noon to 2 p.m. For more information visit Village of Bensenville.
No tube, projection or console TVs.
- Bensenville Public Works Facility, 717 E Jefferson, Bensenville - Aug & Sept
- Bensenville Park District, Deer Grove Leisure Center, 1000 W Wood Street, Bensenville - June (document shredding available)
- Bensenville Police Station, 100 N Church Road, Bensenville - July
- City of Wheaton Public Works Storage Yard, 820 W Liberty Drive, Wheaton - 2nd Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon. For more information visit City of Wheaton. No tube, projection or console TVs.