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Electronics Recycling

Electronics​ ACCEPTED ITEMS​​

The Kane County Electronics Recycling Program is for residential equipment only, and includes 2 drop-off locations and a number of scheduled events (see below details). ​​Businesses can see this list of electronics recycling companies​ to assist with their needs.

​DROP-OFF LOCATIONS - o​pen 5 days/week 

Batavia, Fabyan Parkway
Location: 517 E. Fabyan Parkway, Batavia, IL 60510 (Old Juvenile Justice Center) SEE MAP
Hours: M-F 8am-4pm

​West Dundee Public Works
Location: 900 Angle Tarn, West Dundee, IL 60118 SEE MAP​ 
Hours:  M-F 7am-3pm (Note: hours are earlier than other sites)

NOTE:​ South Elgin location has CLOSED permanently​.

Costs: TVs and Monitors cost $25 (under 21" measured diagonally) or $35 (21" or over). Pay online in advance HERE​ (you MUST print the receipt and bring it with you!) or pay at site with cash or card only.​ All other acceptable items​ are free to drop off.

Staffed sites: These sites are staffed. They will help you unload and take your payment, and issue a tax deduction receipt. 

Books are not accepted at the daily drop off locations - only at the events at 540 S Randall Rd in St. Charles on the dates listed below​. 

2018 Holiday Closures schedule for drop-off locations.​

COLLECTION EVENTS - schedule below​

When:    April 14th
, 2018; 8am-12noon 
Where:  540 S Randall Road, St. Charles, IL 60174
  • Electronics see list of accepted items
  • Books (hard and soft covers, any age, any condition, free of cost) are accepted at all scheduled collection events.
  • Paint see more info here
  • Document Shredding​ see more here​
  • TVs and Monitors cost $25 (under 21" measured diagonally across the screen) or $35 (21" and over). Pay online in advance HERE​ (you MUST print the receipt and bring it with you!) ​or pay at event with cash or card only.​ 
  • Paint also has a fee, see here.​
  • Shredding, Books, and a​ll other accepted electronic items are free to drop off.
2​018 event dates (on 2nd Saturday of the month): 
  • Apr 14 - electronics, books, shredpaint​
  • May 12 - electronics, books. NO shred
  • Jul 14 - electronics, books, shredpaint​​, and MORE (This is the annual EXTRAVAGANZA)
  • Sept 8 - electronics, books, NO shred
  • Nov 10​​​ - electronics, books, shred, paint​

No events Feb, Mar, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec 2018.
Other Options not part of the Kane County program​
  • Home Pick-up Service: Illinois Recycling Services
    Call 708-314-8624 to schedule a pick up from your home. This company is an IEPA registered collector of electronics equipment. 


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