Single-Use Propane Canisters

Before the Purchase

Ask the retailer if the canister can be returned for recycling or disposal when it’s empty. And please whenever possible, buy refillable, reusable propane tanks. There are a variety of refillable canister sizes on the market.

There are just a few local vendors available to assist with disposal of single-use propane canisters at a cost per cylinder – Please call ahead for details.

AmeriGas (Gurnee) 847-623-1555

Hicks Gas (Lake Villa) 847-356-8225

OR depressurize and dispose of through your regular trash.
You can depressurize by running the tank until it's empty.

Propane garbage