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Electronic Recycling Drop-off Locations

Due to statewide problems with the electronics recycling law and the sheer volume of TVs being received, all Kane County electronics drop-off locations and the monthly electronics recycling event have been suspended indefinitely. 

Drop-off Locations 

ABT (takes TVs for a cost)
Glenview: 1200 N. Milwaukee Ave., Glenview, IL 60025
Contact: 888-228-5800
Hours: M-Sa 1pm-7pm
Accepts: all electronics: $25 for tube TVs 27" and smaller: $50 for tube TVs 32" and larger; $20 for flat panel TVs 32" and smaller: $35 for flat panel TVs 32" and larger; $75 for projection TVs. 

AVA E-Recycling (takes TVs for a cost)

Glendale Heights: 200 Bloomingdale Rd. #210, Glendale Heights
Contact: 847-397-2900
Accepts:  all electronics (TVs have a fee to drop-off)
Hours: M-F 9:00am-4:30pm
Also provides a pick up service for a fee, please call 847-397-2900 to schedule pick up.
COM2​ (takes TVs for a cost)
Carol Stream: 140 Fullerton Ave, Carol Stream, IL 60188
Contact: 877-977-2662
Hours: M-F 9am-3:30pm
Accepts:  all electronics, $25 per TV - drop off only.

Elgin Recycling (takes TVs for a cost​​​​)​
Elgin: 660 Schiller St., Elgin, IL 60123
Gilberts: 161 Center Dr., Gilberts, IL 60136
Contact: 847-741-4100
Accepts:  electronics, flat screens are accepted, Christmas lights; TVs or CRT monitors with charges starting at $20. Visit the website​ ( or call for current charges.
Hours: M-F 7am-5pm; Sat 8am-1pm

HOBI International​ (takes TVs for a cost​​​​)
Batavia: 1202 Nagel Blvd., Batavia, IL 60510 
Contact: 630-239-2543
Hours: M-F 8am - 3pm 
Accepts:   TVs and monitors are accepted for a fee, as follows: $13 for screens under 25"; $27 for screens 25" - 48"; and $54 for screens over 48". Miscellaneous electronics at a charge of $5 per box, and $5 per PC, $5 per laptop, and $5 per printer. Exact cash only, credit cards and checks are not accepted. No white goods (washers, refrigerators, etc.) or any household appliances.

MRK Group Event​ (takes TVs for a cost)
Elgin: 801 N. State St., Unit C, Elgin, IL 60123
Contact: 847-468-1700
Hours: Drop-off event on the LAST FRIDAY of every month9am - 5pm​ - except during holidays. Call to enquire about schedule changes for holidays.
Accepts:  all electronics, including TVs, up to 10 items per resident or business. Fees apply for TVs 32" and over, starting at $50. Call for more details.

Other Collection Programs (that take TVs) - ONLY FOR CERTAIN AREAS

Village of Montgomery Front Door Collection: Montgomery residents only, for curbside pick up of tube, plasma, and projection TVs call 866-929-5551. Collection fee of $35 applies.​

Drop-off Locations (No TVs) 

Association for Individual Development (AID) Drop-offs
Aurora: 309 W. New Indian Trail Court, Aurora, IL 60506
The AID building is east of the school.
Contacts: 630-966-4145 
Elgin: 1135 Bowes Road, Elgin, IL 60123
Contact: 847-931-6237
Go to front desks for directions to exact drop-off areas
Accepts:  electronics, NO TVs or CRT monitors
Hours: M-F 8:30am-4pm

St. Charles Scrap​
West Chicago: 3N780 Powis Road, West Chicago, IL 60185
Contact: 1-800-697-2727
Accepts:  electronics, NO TVs or CRT monitors
Hours: M-F 8am-4:30pm; Sat 8am-2pm
Village of Montgomery Monthly Event​
10 Civic Center Ave, Montgomery, IL, 60538, 630-896-8080 ext. 9003
Dates: 3rd Saturday of each month
Hours: 9am - noon
Accepts: All electronic/electrical items except for tube, plasma and projection TVs. Accepts CRT computer monitors, flat screen TVs (all sizes), small household appliances, batteries of all kinds, toner cartridges, metal.

​Other opportunities for computer recycling (No TVs) -  FOR ALL RESIDENTS​