Electronic Recycling Program

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VILLAGE OF GLENCOE

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

 

ELECTRONICS RECYCLING PROGRAM

The Electronics Product Recycling and Reuse Act prohibits the disposal of residential electronic items in landfills.  To assist Glencoe residents the Village provides a  drop-off location for residential electronic recycling - Residents may drop off electronics, by appointment only, free of charge as follows:

Glencoe Public Works Service Building
325 Temple Court
Wednesdays from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

TO SCHEDULE APPOINTMENT CALL 1-847-835-4134

The Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC) is an agency that provides environmentally responsible recycling for computers and electronics.  Glencoe residents may also drop-off their electronics at the Glenview SWANCC Transfer Station (1151 North River Road). The Transfer Station is open most Saturdays from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For a fee, residents may also schedule a curbside electronics pickup. These materials will then be recycled through the SWANCC program. Contact the Public Works Department to schedule a special pickup.

ACCEPTABLE MATERIALS FOR ELECTRONICS RECYCLING INCLUDE:

Cable Receivers

Cell Phones (remove from case)

Computer Cables

Computer Monitors

Computers (desktops, notebooks, tablets)

Converter Boxes

Copy Machines

Fax Machines

Keyboards

Mice

Mp3 Players

PDA’s

Printers (multi-function printers)

Satellite Receivers

Scanners

Televisions

Video Game Consoles

Video Recorders/Players

Zip Drives

 

UN-ACCEPTABLE ELECTRONICS -
THROW IN WITH GARBAGE – MAY REQUIRE SPECIAL PICK-UP

Answering Machines

Calculators

Camcorders

Cameras

Head sets

Microwaves

Postage Machines

Power Tools or Cords

Shredders

Small Home Appliances (toasters, blenders…)

Stereo Equipment, including speakers

Telephones

Typewriters

Vacuum Cleaner

 

Please contact the Public Works Department or SWANCC regarding the collection of items not listed above.

For further information about SWANCC programs and additional recycling opportunities, please visit their website: www.swancc.org.

 

 
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