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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​ SEE MAP
Hours: M-F 8am-4pm ​(closed for Labor Day holiday on Sept 3)

​West Dundee Public Works
Location: 900 Angle Tarn, West Dundee, IL 60118 SEE MAP​ 
Hours:  M-F 7am-3pm ​(closed for Labor Day ​holiday on Sept 3)

South Elgin location has CLOSED permanently​.​

Costs: TVs and Monitors co​st $25 (under 21" measured diagonally) or $35 (21" or over). Pay onsite with cash or card or pa​y online in advance HERE​ (if you use this option, you MUST print the receipt and bring it with you).​ 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. 

Data security: Kane County contracts with eWorks Recycling Services, located in Elk Grove Village. All data stored on computer hard drives will be completely erased or destroyed under the highest security (meeting all FACTA​ privacy protection requirements). They use the BLANCO data erasure software and​ the Department of Defence​ Standard 7-pass kill disk. 

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​

NEXT RECYCLING EVENT
When:   September 8th
, 2018; 8am-12noon 
Where:  540 S Randall Road, St. Charles, IL 60174 
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What: ​
  • 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.
  • NO Shredding (next shred event is 11/10)
Costs: 
  • 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.​ 
Other 2​018 event dates (on 2nd Saturday of the month): 

No events Aug, Oct, or 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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