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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Green Initiatives - Recycling & GREEN Events

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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.

September Events

September 9, 2017 - Roselle Recycles Extravaganza 8:30 a.m. - Noon - Roselle Metra Station, Roselle Rd. & E. Devon Ave.
See Roselle event flyer for details.

September 23, 2017 - Lombard Recycling Extravaganza  9 a.m. - Noon - Village Hall - 255 E. Wilson Ave., Lombard
See Lombard event flyer for details.

September 23, 2017 - Hanover Park Recycling Event 9 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Commuter Lot - Check website for details.

September 30, 2017 - Winfield Township Recycling Extravaganza  9 a.m. - Noon - 30W575 Roosevelt Rd., West Chicago
See Winfield Township website for details.

September 30, 2017 - Bloomingdale Document Shredding Event  9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Village Hall Gazebo Parking Lot, 101 Fairfield Way
Northeastern corner of Bloomingdale Rd. & Fairfield Way - in front of library.  3 box/bag limit.  Residential only.  No binder clips, binders, hard cover books etc.  Staples and paperclips do not need to be removed.

September 30, 2017 - SCARCE Green Fair 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. - DuPage County Fairgrounds. 2015 Manchester Rd., Wheaton
Accepting for recycling multiple items including bicycles, eye glasses, building materials, cell phones, cooking.  Check website for a complete list of items being collected and event details.

October Events

October 7, 2017 - Burr Ridge & DuPage County Electronics Recycling Event;  8 a.m. to Noon; Public Works; 451 Commerce St.
Accepting household electronics.  Fee applicable for TVs and Monitors.  Check the flyer for more information.

October 14, 2017 - Westmont Native Tree & Shrub Sale 8 a.m. - Noon - 39 East Burlington Ave. View flyer for more details and ordering information.

November Events

November 3, 2017-The Illinois Soil, Food, Water and Composting Summit  8 a.m. - 4 p.m. - 77 West Jackson Blvd., Chicago. View flyer for more details and to register.

November 4, 2017 - Carol Stream Electronics Recycling and Pumpkin Collection Event 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. - Water Reclamation Center, 245 Kuhn Rd., Carol Stream. Fee applies for TVs & Monitors.  View electronics recycling flyer here.