The Kane County Electronics Recycling Program includes 3 drop-off locations and a number of scheduled events (see below details) and is for Kane County residents and all residents of border towns (like Algonquin, Elgin, Aurora, Montgomery).
DROP-OFF LOCATIONS - open 5 days/week
*Costs: TVs and Monitors cost $25 (under 21" measured diagonally) or $35 (21" or over). Pay online in advance HERE 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.
Fabyan Parkway, Batavia
Location: 517 E. Fabyan Parkway, Batavia, IL 60510 (Old Juvenile Justice Center) SEE MAP
Hours: M-F 8am-4pm
South Elgin Old Public Works
Location: 735 Martin Drive, South Elgin, IL 60177 (drop-off is on the south side of the building) 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)
Books are not accepted at the daily drop off locations listed on that page - only at the events at 540 S Randall Rd in St. Charles on the dates listed.
2017 Holiday Closures for Weekday Drop-off Locations
COLLECTION EVENTS - schedule below
No event December 2017.
NEXT RECYCLING EVENT
When: January 13th, 2018; 8am-12noon Where: 540 S Randall Road, St. Charles, IL 60174 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.
- TVs and Monitors cost $25 (under 21" measured diagonally across the screen) or $35 (21" and over). Pay online in advance HERE or pay at event with cash or card only.
- All other accepted items are free to drop off.
2018 event dates (on 2nd Saturday of the month):
- Jan 13 - electronics, books, NO shred
- Apr 14 - electronics, books, shred, paint
- May 12 - electronics, books. NO shred
- Jul 14 - electronics, books, shred, paint, and MORE (This is the annual EXTRAVAGANZA)
- Sept 8 - electronics, books, NO shred
- Nov 10, 2018 - 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.