Recycling Event 


Village of Schaumburg | School District 54 | Schaumburg Township District Library 



Saturday, April 23, 2016
School District 54 Office
524 E. Schaumburg
10am – 3pm

This event is FREE

Click Map for Directions 524 E. Schaumburg Rd, Schaumburg IL

Items NOT accepted:  Paint, Gas, Paint Thinner and other Hazardous Waste. 
This year's community recycling event will have a multitude of recycling opportunities available to the public. Please review the list of accepted items below to take full advantage of the recycling extravaganza:
Printable Flyer

Televisions, small household appliances, microwaves, monitors, computers, keyboards, mice, radios, video cassette recorders, telephones, fax machines, UPS systems, etc. Full List



Sponsored by : S.C.A.R.C.E.
Books (bring any books, we recycle those that are in bad shape)

 Paper Shredder

Document Destruction

Two box limit 

Envelopes with windows, paper clips, and staples are OK. No plastic, CDs, or plastic bags.  All paper is recycled.

  • Clothing, Shoes & Household Textiles

    Clothing, shoes, purses, belts, hats, back packs, towels, linens, and more.
  • Automotive Batteries


    Interstate Battery
    Household, Car, Truck, Lead-acid, Rechargeable

     Holiday Lights

    Holiday Light Strands and Copper
    Elgin Recycling Inc.
    Light strands, extension cords, copper wiring, computer wiring, phone wires, CAD V coaxial cable.
     Motor Oil
    Motor Oil and Antifreeze

    Illinois Recovery Group, Inc.


    Working Bikes Cooperative
    Bikes collected are to be sent to international development projects.
    Wheelchairs and Sewing Machines will also be accepted.

    Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFL)

    Republic Services/ARC Disposal
    Not Accepting Incandescent Bulbs

     Cell Phones
    Cell Phones

    TGA Wireless Recycling
    Cellular and other wireless devices.

    eye glasses

    Eye Glasses

    Lions Club
    Lions Club distributes donated eyeglasses to needy people throughout the world.

    American Flags

    American Flags

    Ellsworth Meineke American Legion Post #1983

    Fire Extinguisher

    Fire Extinguishers

    Without support from sponsors and volunteers, this event could not take place.
    Members from the following groups volunteer at the event:
    • School District 54
    • Village of Schaumburg Environmental Committee
    • Schaumburg Township District Library
    • The Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association of Schaumburg (CPAAAS)

    For more information, call 847.895.7100.

    101 Schaumburg Court, Schaumburg, IL 60193-1899
    P: 847.895.4500

    Dial 311 for non-emergency requests