Hazardous Waste Disposal

DuPage County Household Hazardous Waste (Chemical) Event
Saturday, November 14, 2020
8 AM - 3 PM
DuPage County Fairgrounds
2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton
Enter at the County Campus
List of accepted items

Household Hazardous Waste 


Hazardous materials, such as oil-based paints, insecticides, herbicides, fluorescent light bulbs/ballasts, cleaning solvents, thermostats, etc., cannot be disposed via the regular refuse collection.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility

An area household hazardous waste (HHW) drop-off facility is located in Naperville at 156 Fort Hill Drive, next to the Public Works Service Center.  The facility if open Saturdays and Sundays, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., excluding holidays.  No material may be dropped off at any other time.  Household hazardous waste items are materials purchased for cleaning or maintaining a home.  Business waste is not accepted.  The HHW facility in Naperville is open and available to all residents of Illinois.  Information and a list of accepted items.

For more information on Household Hazardous Waste collection, residents can visit the DuPage County website or the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency website. Special collections throughout DuPage County during the year will also be posted on this website.

In addition, Lisle business Air Cycle offers recycling services for fluorescent lighting, ballasts and more. The Air Cycle Corporation can be reached at 800-909-9709.

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