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Recycling Events​​

Also see: Kane County Recycling Centers​ - open 5 days a week​ for electronics, clothes, and books.

Event Location:  540 S Randall Road, St. Charles, IL 60174 (unless otherwise specified below)

Time: 8am-12 noon (unless otherwise specified below)

2021 Dates (for details on Accepted Materials see below links)

  • April 10 - Electronics, Clothes, Books
  • April 24 - Document Shredding Event
  • May 8 - Electronics, Clothes, Books & Paint
  • June 5 - Special Hazardous Waste Event (@ 309 N River St., Aurora, from 8am-3pm)
  • June 26 - Document Shredding Event
  • July 10 - Extravaganza: Electronics, Clothes, Books, Paint, Bikes, Scrap Metal, F​oam, and more
                   (NO SHREDDING at this July ​event)
  • September 11 - Electronics, Clothes, Books & Paint
  • October 23 - Document Shredding Event
  • November 6 - Pumpkin Composting (@ ​Pushing the Envelope Farm, 1700 Averill Rd., Geneva, from 9am-12 noon)​
Please sign up now to Volunteer at 2021 events

Accepted Materials: Click for details on materials accepted on certain ​dates listed above.​

Monitors (all types, flat screen or glass tube) and TVs/Televisions (all types, all ages, flat screen or glass tube) do have a cost to recycle them at both the events and the Recycling Centers. All other electronics are free to drop off.
  • $25 fee for screens under 21 inches (measured diagonally) 
  • $35 fee for screens 21 inches or over (measured diagonally) 
  • Pay online in advance HERE  or pay at site with exact cash or card.

Subject to Change: Plea​se always check back here before all one-day events to confirm details, as they are subject to change. Thank you for your understanding.​

COVID-19 Rules of Use: ​

  • ​Please wear your mask.
  • Materials ​must be in the hatchback area or trunk of the vehicle. 
  • Residents will remain in the vehicle; site staff will unload for you. 
  • Read the Safety Rules for Residents/Attendees and follow them please. ​