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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..

January Events

January 8, 2022; City of Wheaton Electronics & Textile Recycling; 820 W. Liberty St. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

January 22, 2022; City of Elmhurst Electronics & Textile Recycling; 985 S. Riverside Dr.; 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

January 25, 2022; The Conservation Foundation Virtual 2022 Environmental Summit; 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

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.

Electronics, Textiles, Holiday Lights, Books, Crayons, Music Instruments & Other  

Additional events listed in the calendar below.