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Posted on: May 3, 2022

SWALCO Announces New Service for Special Materials

Special Materials Collection 2022

Beginning in late May, SWALCO will begin to host a monthly drop-off service for Latex Paint, Small Single-Use Propane Tanks & Fire Extinguishers for residents.  The associated fees will cover the cost of proper handling, storing and recycling...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Questions, Questions and more Questions!

Questions about clothing, textiles, shoes and educational/local outreach - Dial 847-377-4954 

Questions about electronic recycling, municipal data, "odd" items or items that don't show on one of our lists - Dial 847-377-4952

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

2022 Garden Learning Series - No. 5 The Garden is Planted...now what?

2022 Gardening Series 5

Gardening and food bring people together.  They foster a sense of enjoyment, peace, security, health and well-being.  More individuals and families are reaching out and interested in learning how to start a garden while others are intere...

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Posted on: May 17, 2022

SOLD OUT - Rainbarrels and Compost Bins for 2022!

We hope to be back live at Independence Grove next Spring (2023) for our big event with Lake County Forest Preserves, with a fresh stock of new bins and barrels for you – fingers crossed!

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Please send requests/questions to Merleanne Ramp...

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Our Gurnee Facility DOES NOT collect ELECTRONICS

There are (4) sites available in Lake County for residential electronics recycling. Please visit our Electronics page for more information.

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Preparing your Household Chemical Waste for Drop Off - TidBit

Please visit our "How to Prepare your HCW for Delivery" page - This will provide you with the information you need!

Thank you for your consideration.

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