Green Initiatives - Recycling & GREEN Events and Calendar
The information below on recycling & green events is provided as a service to the residents of DuPage County. Inclusion is not
intended as an endorsement of any of company or event, nor has the County purposely excluded any additional events. The events listed below are open to the public(unless otherwise indicated). No hazardous waste, fluorescent bulbs, paint, dehumidifiers,
refrigerators, or air conditioners will be accepted at any events.
May 21, 2022; Carol Stream Pond & Stream Sweep; see link for locations; 9 a.m.- 12 p.m.
May 21, 2022; Fox River Clean-Up; Blackard Skate and Bike Park, 411 S. River St.; 9 a.m.- 12 p.m.
May 21, 2022; Villa Park Spring Sweep; 20 S Ardmore Ave; 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
May 21, 2022: Westmont Public Library Gardening Expo & New Gardening Club; 428 N. Cass Ave; 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.
May 28, 2022; Woodridge Christ the Servant Church Recycling Event; 8700 Havens Drive; 8:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m.
June 4, 2022; Village of Bensenville Electronics Recycling & Document Shredding Event; 717 E. Jefferson Street; 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
June 4, 2022; West Chicago Rain Barrel Program; METRA Station, 508 Main Street; 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
June 11, 2022; City of Wheaton Electronics & Textile Recycling; 820 W. Liberty Drive.; 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
June 21, 2022; Solar Power Hour; Virtual; 2 p.m.- 3 p.m.
June 22, 2022; Solar Power Hour; DuPage Event Center & Fairgrounds Complex, 2015 Manchester Rd, N County Farm Rd; 7 p.m.- 8 p.m.
Special or Ongoing Collections
Used Cooking Oil Collection - 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.; DuPage County Woodridge Greene Valley Wastewater Treatment Facility; 7900 S. Route 53, Woodridge, IL - Visit the website for details.
Electronics, Textiles, Holiday Lights, Books, Crayons, Music Instruments & Other
Additional events listed in the calendar below.