Household Waste & Electronics Recycling

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Household Waste Recycling
Information on recycling household waste (paint and solvents, batteries, auto products and medications) can be found by visiting DuPage County Recycling or City of Naperville's Household Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste & Recycling Information
Eco Cheat Sheet (English)
Eco Cheat Sheet (Spanish)
Recyclable Information (English)
Recyclable Information (Spanish)

Paint Recycling
The only facility available to Wood Dale residents is the City of Chicago Household Chemicals & Computer Recycling Facility  located at  1150 N. North Branch, Chicago, IL 60642. Please call (312) 744-3060 for facility hours.

You may place completely dry paint cans (by placing sand in the containers) in your normal garbage for pick-up.

Electronics Recycling
DuPage County Electronics Recycling Guide

Examples of Acceptable  (Electronics Recycling) Items:

  • Computers
  • Computer Monitors
  • Printers
  • Laptops
  • Televisions
  • Keyboards
  • Fax Machines
  • Recorders
  • MP3 Players
  • Video Consoles
  • DVD Players
  • Computer Mouse
  • Scanners
  • Digital Converter Box
  • Cable Receiver
  • Satellite Receivers
  • DVRs
  • Small Scale Servers

Please do not leave any electronics with your garbage as only registered collectors can dispose of these items.  For more information call (630) 350-3530.

Electronics Recycling is available to Wood Dale residents through Addison Township. Electronics recycling takes place the second Saturday of the month (April – November) from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  at 411 W. Potter Street, Wood Dale. For additional information, please contact the Addison Township Highway Department at (630) 766-2228.

Addison Township Highway Department

Highway Department


Residents can also visit and provide their zip code to see recycling options near home.