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Posted on: August 14, 2017

The next HCW Mobile Collection event is coming to Lake Forest...

HCW_LakeForest_ 09_30_17_Flyer 2017

The fourth HCW Mobile event for 2017 is planned for Saturday, September 30th running from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm. NO APPOINTMENTS NEEDED.

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Fall 2017 Recycle-O-Rama in Mundelein

Recycle-O-Rama Fremont Township and SWALCO September 2017

Another wonderful recycling opportunity is right around the corner on Saturday, September 30th. Please take a few minutes to review the details on event flyer.
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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Eclipse Glasses Collection Efforts!

ECLIPSE GLASSES B 2017

This collection effort will provide first-hand science experience for many schools in developing countries.

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Our Adminstrative Staff hours vs. HCW Drop-Off Events

All household chemical waste drop-off events at our Gurnee facility are by APPOINTMENT ONLY

We truly understand how frustrating it can be to “do the right thing” – it take extra time and effort (and even gas money) but the fact is our HCW progra...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

NO LATEX PAINT, Please!

The IEPA states "At every collection, in every part of the state, paint is the most common material delivered by Illinois citizens. Today's latex (water-based) paint has a very low level of toxicity. Disposing of it at a household hazardous waste col...

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Our Gurnee Facility DOES NOT collect ELECTRONICS

Appointments ARE necessary for HCW drop-offs. There are (4) sites available in Lake County for residential electronics recycling. Please visit our Electronics page for more information.

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