Elmhurst College, in partnership with several agencies, will host a Recycling Extravaganza event on Saturday, April 18 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Items accepted for recycling include electronics, batteries, fire extinguishers, cooking oil, Brita filters, clothing, home goods, classroom supplies, books, fluorescent lights, carpets, building supplies, appliances, scrap metal, eye glasses, hearing aids, and bicycles.
Household hazardous waste, baby furniture and equipment, smoke detectors and bowling balls are not accepted.
Elmhurst College is located at 190 S. Prospect Avenue, Elmhurst, IL 60126. The entrance to the event is at Prospect Avenue and Walter Street.
For more information including a list of accepted recyclables, please click the link below.