The Village of Glen Ellyn's Environmental Commission will host the Annual Recycling Extravaganza, held Saturday, September 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will take place at the College of DuPage in parking lot #6 (southwest corner of campus).
From Lambert Road: Turn West onto College Road
From Park Blvd: Turn West onto College Road
From Fawell Blvd: South on Lambert to College Road
This annual recycling event provides the public with the opportunity to bring items to be recycled, reused and kept out of landfills. As a reminder, no electronics will be accepted at this event. Please bring non-perishables for the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry.
Items for Recycling
Document Shredding: Sponsored by the Glen Ellyn Environmental Commission (Residents only, no businesses, two (2) paper shopping bag limit please.)
Cub Scout Pack 382: American Flags
Habitat for Humanity Restore: Lumber, Hand & Power Tools
SCARCE: Books, LP Records, Holiday Lights, Inkjet Cartridges (No toner cartridges), Brita water filters & Brita water pitchers, Keys: household, car & luggage
DART: Block-style packaging foam (comes with appliances, electronics, etc.) foam ice chests/coolers, foam cups, clean take-out food service foam products/clam shells. No packaging peanuts.
Working Bikes: Bikes, Helmets, Accessories
Collected for a Fee
Latex Paint: Quart cans, $3. Gallon cans, $5. Five gallon buckets, $15. No commingling of liquids in five gallon paint buckets. Credit cards, cash or check will be accepted.
Fluorecycle: $0.50 per Fluorescent Bulb, $1 per LED Bulb, $10 per Mercury Thermostat. Cash only accepted.