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 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.

May Events

  • Village of Itasca Recycling Event:  Commuter lot across from 308 W Irving Park Road, Itasca - Saturday, May 2, 2015, 8 a.m. - noon. Village of Itasca
  • Addison Park District Spring Recycling Extravaganza:  Community Park in Addison, 120 E Oak Street, Addison - Saturday, May 9, 2015, 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Addison Park District
  • Woodridge Rotary Recycling Extravaganza:  Cypress Cove Family Aquatic Park, 8301 Janes Avenue, Woodridge - Saturday, May 16, 2015, 8 a.m. - noon. Woodridge Rotary Club
  • Village of Oak Brook Community Recycling Extravaganza:  Oak Brook Public Library, 600 Oak Brook Road, Oak Brook - Saturday, May 16, 2015, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Village of Oak Brook
  • Wayne Township Reuse/Recycle Event:  Wayne Township, 27W031 North Avenue, West Chicago - Saturday, May 30, 2015, 9 a.m. - noon.  Wayne Township Recycle Event

Ongoing Events

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

  • Teacher Training
  • Community Group Education
  • Recycling Opportunities, visit  SCARCE for more information.
  • SCARCE offers Holiday Light Recycling all year long. Click SCARCE for more information.