All of our Transfer Depots accept all types of recycling items. There is no charge for the following items
Plastics #1 and #2 only; newsprint; glass bottles and jars; corrugated cardboard, pressboard, paper egg cartons, and brown paper bags; aluminum and metal cans, office paper and motor oil.
We also accept these items—*fees apply
- Electronic waste—no charge for televisions; computers, monitors, laptops, keyboards, mice, and printers.
- *Electronic waste—fees apply—copiers, DVD/VCR players, cell phones, stereos and components.
- *Car batteries
- *Motor oil (no charge at the Carpenterville site)
- *Metal- Item must be all or nearly all metal.