Elgin Recycling

call us at: 847-741-4100

Happy Thanksgiving

We would like to wish our friends, families and customers a very happy Thanksgiving! Thursday, November 26, we will be closed for Thanksgiving. We will resume normal business hours Friday, November 27.

Chicago Blackhawks Ticket Raffle

Customer Appreciation Raffle

Customer Appreciation Raffle. Bring in your scrap to any of our 5 locations anytime between now and the end of November and enter to win (2) CHICAGO BLACKHAWK tickets.

scrap metal pick-up

Pick-Up Services

Elgin Recycling has a fleet of flatbeds, roll-offs, and trailers to meet your every recycling need. We provide roll-off boxes, box trucks with lift gates, van trailers, gondolas, and flatbeds so no job is too big. Click Here for More Information

Iron Yard

Service & Convenience

Elgin Recycling provides customers with the convenience of five full service facilities including an iron yard and two truck scales. With a full time crew and machinery to handle the largest loads, just pull right in and let us take care of the rest.

Electronics Recycling, Electronics Recycling Events, R2, Responsible Recycling

Certified Electronics Recycling Division

Elgin Recycling is dedicated to the proper handling of end-of-life electronics through our R2 Certified electronics facility. Ensuring information security, environmentally friendly material processing and employee health and safety.

Environment, Green, Recycling

Responsibility & Commitment

Here at Elgin Recycling, we are committed to the environment and are dedicated to educating the communities we serve about the importance of recycling. We believe recycling is everyone's responsibility and employ you to make the commitment as well.

Family, Community, Recycling Events, Fundraisers, Electronics Recycling Events

Family & Community

Elgin Recycling was founded on family, the community and an effort to stay green. We sponsor and participate in numerous events throughout the Chicagoland area and partner with many local organizations to help with recycling fundraisers.



We offer competitive prices for all scrap metal, electronics & more.

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We provide free full-service trucking for eligible loads.

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What Our Customers Have to Say...

Providing our company with a way to recycle the wide variety of product we have helps with our company wide green initiative. Greg G. Customer Since 2010 Schaumburg ,IL

Featured News

Winter Hours
On November 9th, Elgin Recycling will be implementing new hours for the winter season.​ Read More
Palatine Location Moving After Almost 30 Years!
After almost 30 years at our Palatine location we are moving. Read More
Congratulations to the Winners of the Cubs Ticket Drawings!
Here are some of our recent Cubs ticket winners!​ Read More

What's Going On...

Customer Appreciation Raffle
05:00 PM - 05:01 PM
Enter to win Chicago Blackhawks Tickets at any one of our 5 locations.
Event's details
November 30, 2015

Time:05:00 PM - 05:01 PM

Enter to win Chicago Blackhawks Tickets at any one of our 5 locations.


Chicago Electronics Recycling
Elgin Recycling has serviced the Chicagoland area and nationwide accounts for over 30 years. We are proud to be working with Chicagoans toward a greener... Read More
Celebrate Earth Day – New Elk Grove Township Location
Today, April 22nd, is Earth Day. It’s a time to appreciate our planet and the two-way relationship we have with it. It’s easy to take Earth for granted... Read More
Elgin Recycling Upcoming Events
©  For more than 30 years, Elgin Recycling Inc. has proudly provided comprehensive and responsible full-service recycling services. But our commitment... Read More

Stay Green by Bringing Your Waste to an Elgin Recycling Center Today

Whether you're a homeowner, a business owner, or a contractor, you may have to deal with having an excess of scrap metals and paper and plastic waste. Instead of simply discarding these, why not make sure they're properly disposed while also saving cash by bringing them to a recycling center?

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