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Looking for a place to Recycle your old Electronic Items?
With the Holidays upon us, many individuals are looking for locations to recycle their old TV, computer or piece of electronic equipment. The West Cook County Solid Waste Agency has you covered!
All residents within the West Cook County Solid Waste Agency Region are reminded that they are eligible to drop off their old Electronic equipment at the Village of Burr Ridge Public Works Department located at 451 Commerce Street.
This collection site is open Monday – Friday from 7am until 3pm.
Items Accepted include:
Ballasts (fluorescent tubes & bulbs must be removed from the fixture)
Coffee Pots (not the glass part)
Computers (CPUs, Laptops, Tablet PCs, computer batteries)
Cords & Cables
Humidifiers (NO dehumidifiers will be accepted)
Digital Converter Boxes
Digital Video Disc (DVD) Players
Digital Video Disc (DVD) Recorders
Fans (metal fans only)
Holiday Light Strings
Monitors (COST, see below)
Portable Digital Music Players
Small Scale Servers
Speakers (no large wood speakers)
TVs/Televisions (COST, see below)
Vacuums (no cloth bags)
Video Cassette Recorders (VCRs)
Video Game Consoles
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED
DVDs, Video and audio cassettes, large home appliances/white goods, i.e. stoves, washing machines, refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, large stereo speakers (extra-large wooden-box speakers), batteries.
Hazardous waste (Mercury-containing devices, thermostats, thermometers, smoke detectors, liquids and gases, fluorescent tubes and lightbulbs.)
There will be a charge for all CRT, Flat Screens, Projection TVs and Monitors:
Under 21 inch screen = $25.00 per unit
21 inch screen and over = $35.00.
Payments made in advance at: http://recycle.eworksesi.org/
For more information please visit: www.dupageco.org/electronicsrecycling