Document Destruction & Electronics Recycling Event
- Date: 06/02/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
- Location: Fire Station #8
Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007
Elk Grove Village, in conjunction with the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC), is sponsoring a Document Destruction and Electronics Recycling Event on Saturday, June 2:
Oakton Fire Station #8
1000 Oakton Street
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
There is no cost to attend, but residents must live in one of SWANCC’s member communities to participate. IDs will be checked for proof of residency. Materials from businesses, institutions or schools will not be accepted.
Residents drive up in their vehicles and workers will unload the paper documents and electronics.
Typical documents to shred include medical forms, bank statements, personal files and retired tax forms. Staples and paper clips are acceptable, but binders should be removed. Residents will be limited to six file-size boxes or paper shopping bags per vehicle. Do not bring paper in plastic bags.
The following electronics will be accepted:
Answering Machines MP3 Players
Calculators Video Game Consoles
Cameras Peripherals (Mice/Keyboards/Drives)
Laptops Power Tools/Cords
Computer monitors Scanners
Copy Machines Small Home Appliances
DVD/Blue Ray players Stereo Equipment
Fax machines Telephones
Microwaves VHS Players
Mobile phones Blenders
Cable Receivers Computer Cables
Converter Boxes Satellite Receivers
Shredders Landline Telephones
Typewriters Zip Drives
The following items will NOT be accepted at this event:
Air Conditioners Refrigerators
CDs/DVDs (Games) Postage Machines
Print Cartridges Vacuum cleaners
This event will be held rain or shine, however if there is severe weather impacting the area, the event may be canceled.
SWANCC sponsors a number of one-day recycling events during spring, summer and fall months. For more information on the SWANCC recycling event schedule, what to recycle, or other recycling information, please visit the SWANCC website.