Green Initiatives - Recycling & GREEN Events
The information below on recycling & green events is provided as a service to the residents of DuPage County. Inclusion is not
intended as an endorsement of any of company or event, nor has the County purposely excluded any additional events. The events listed below are open to the public(unless otherwise indicated). No hazardous waste, fluorescent bulbs, paint, dehumidifiers, refrigerators, or air conditioners will be
accepted at any events.
Electronics may be taken to the locations listed on the
electronics recycling section of our website.
April 30, 2016 - Carol Stream Shredding Event - 616 Hiawatha Dr., Carol Stream from 10:00 a.m. - noon.
Carol Stream Public Library.
April 30, 2016 - Public Document Shred Event in Bloomingdale - Berkshire Hathaway Starck Real Estate, 181 S. Bloomingdale Rd., Bloomingdale from 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
May 7, 2016 - Addison Park Pride Recycling Extravaganza - Addison Community Recreation Center, 120 E. Oak St., Addison from 10:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
May 14, 2016 - Woodridge Rotary Recycling Extravaganza - Cypress Cove Family Aquatic Park, 8301 Janes Ave., Woodridge from 8 a.m. - noon.
Woodridge Rotary Club Recycling Flyer
May 19, 2016 - Green Drives
Conference and Expo - Northern Illinois University Naperville Campus, 1120 E. Diehl Rd., Naperville
Hosted by Chicago Area Clean Cities and will showcase fuel-saving and carbon-reducing technologies for commercial, industrial and consumer use. Attendees will learn of first-hand experiences from fleets currently using natural gas,
propane, electric vehicles and other petroleum reduction strategies.
To register visit:
June 4, 2016 - The City of West Chicago Shred Event - City of West Chicago Environmental Commission, City Hall parking lot at 475 Main Street, West Chicago from 9 a.m. - noon. Bring up to 10 boxes
June 18, 2016 - Village of Bartlett Shred Event - Bartlett Village Hall, 228 S. Main St, Bartlett from 9 a.m. - noon. Also hosting Clean-up week from June 12th - June 18th from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Bartlett Clean-up Week Flyer
October 1, 2016 - Winfield Township Recycling
Extravaganza & Shred Event - Winfield Township Road District Facility, 30W575 Roosevelt Road, West Chicago from 9 a.m. - noon.
Winfield Township Recycling Flyer - English(1) &
Winfield Township Recycling Flyer - Spanish(1)
October 15, 2016 - Glen Ellyn Shred
Event - Glenwood Municipal lot, Glenwood and Crescent from 9 a.m. - noon.
Electronics Recycling webpage, ww.dupageco.org/ElectronicsRecycling/, to see a current listing of electronic recycling locations and items accepted.
Cooking Oil Recycling
www.dupageco.org/OnlineRecyclingGuide/ and select cooking oil/grease for current drop-off locations, times and other pertinent information.