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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Waste, Recycling and Green Initiatives


Green Initiatives - Recycling & GREEN Events and Calendar

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..

July Events

July 31, 2021; Addison Township Highway Dept. Electronics Recycling; 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.; 411 W. Potter, Wood Dale

August Events

August 28, 2021; Save the Date - West Chicago High School 

September Events

September 11, 2021; Save the Date - Elmhurst University

October Events

October 2, 2021; Hanover Park Recycles - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Metra Station, 1975 W. Lake St.

Many additional events are also listed in the calendar below. 

SCARCE Earth Chats

ComEd Resource Center - Energy Efficiency Webinars

The Conservation Foundation Webinars and Recordings

Illinois Green Alliance, A USGBC Community COVID-19 Building Resources

Special or Ongoing Collections

Used Cooking Oil Collection - 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.; DuPage County Woodridge Greene Valley Wastewater Treatment Facility; 7900 S. Route 53, Woodridge, IL - Visit the website for details.