The Illinois Electronic Products Recycling and Reuse Act, effective Jan 1, 2012,     prohibits disposing of unwanted electronics in the regular trash for burial in landfills.

 Winnebago County
As of January 1, 2019, KNIB is the only company participating in this program to accept TVs & monitors.

FEES:  Television & computer monitor recycling is part of the Illinois EPA E-Waste program and requires a fee of $15-$25 depending on the size of the TV or monitor.   *Debit/credit is preferred.

*All TVs received whether usable or not will be recycled.                                                                                                        *Recycling of TVs will be accepted at both locations

Main Office:                                                                                                                                                                                    Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Recycle Center                                                                                                                             

4665 Hydraulic Rd., Rockford IL 61109

Drop Off Hours:

Tuesdays 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm                                                                                                                                              Saturdays 9:00 am – Noon

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Machesney Park: 

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Recycle Center                                                                                                                                                     
8409 N. 2nd St., Machesney Park, IL

Drop Off Hours:

Wednesdays 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm                                                                                                                                              Saturdays 9:00 am – Noon

 **We will close for the safety of our volunteers if the heat index is over 95 degrees, or lightning/rainstorm threatens, or a wind chill predicted to be zero or below.

Closings announced on our Facebook page, website or call 815-637-1343

 

Last Updated 06/30/2020