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Wheaton Monthly Recycling Event
April 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT
This event held on the 2nd Saturday of each month. It is open to any DuPage County resident.
Location: Public Works Storage Yard, 820 W Liberty Drive, Wheaton (near the Wheaton Police Department)
Recycle electronics, liquid cooking oil, scrap metal, clothing and shoes at this event. Review details below.
New Safety Protocols:
- All items must be in the trunk. Volunteers cannot enter the main cabin of the vehicle.
- Do not exit your vehicle after entering.
- All textiles should be placed in a clean plastic bag and small electronics should be in a cardboard box. Cooking oils should be in a sealed container. Loose textiles and small electronic items will not be accepted.
- Participants who are experiencing any respiratory illness or have ill family members are asked to stay at home.
**Fee applies for all televisions and monitors: $25-$35 based on size. PrePay online eWorks Payment Portal or provide exact cash on-site (no change provided).
|Adaptors||Computers (CPUs, tablets, batteries)||Mainframes||Satellite Receivers|
|Ballasts||Cords & Cables||Mice||Scanners|
|Blenders||Digital Converter Boxes||Microwaves||Small Scale Servers|
|Cable / Converter Boxes and Receivers||Docking Stations||Modems||Speakers - no large wood speakers|
|Cameras||DVD Players and Recorders||Monitors** (fee applies)||Stereos|
|CD Players||Fans (metal fans only)||PDA Organizers||Tablets|
|Cell Phones||Fax Machines||Phones||Toasters|
|Christmas Lights||Hard Drives||Portable Digital Music Players||TVs/Televisions** (fee applies)|
|Circuit Boards||Humidifiers||Power Supplies||Vacuums (no cloth bags)|
|Coffee Pots (not the glass part)||Keyboards||Printers||VCRs, Video Game Consoles|
No air conditioners, cassettes/VHS/DVDs/CDs, hazardous waste, household chemicals, light bulbs, large home appliances, liquids or gases, mercury-containing devices, smoke detectors, thermometers/thermostats, white goods
Clothes & Household Textile Recycling
Accepted items: clothing – shoes – accessories – bedding – towels – toys – purses – rags – other household textiles
All clothing and textiles must be bagged. Items may be in any condition, however, no items with motor oil or oil-based paint/wood stains are accepted.