The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

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 FREE and 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.  No electronics recycling events are currently planned for 2015.

December Events

  • Holiday light & Cooking Oil Collections throughout DuPage County - Click here for locations, times, dates and details. 

    January Events

    • Making $ense of Home Energy Efficiency - Tuesday, January 6th; 7 p.m. - Elmhurst Public Library; 125 S. Prospect Ave.
      RSVP to (630) 426-9789 or Space is limited. Click here for more information. 

    Ongoing Events

    SCARCE Environmental Education - ongoing workshops & training - Glen Ellyn, IL (630) 545-9710  

    • Teacher Training
    • Community Group Education
    • Recycling Opportunities, visit the website for more information.

      Permaculture Certification & Courses - ongoing - McDonald Farm, Clow House, 10S404 Knoch Knolls Road, Naperville 

    • The Resiliency Institute is offering several courses and certifications on permaculture.  Topics include Edible Wild Plants Certificate, Feast on Flowers, Eat the Trees and Graze on Greens.  Courses and certifications are available for a fee. 
    • For more information, visit the website.

    More Events »Upcoming Events

    No upcoming events.