Elgin Recycling

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What Our Customers Have to Say...

"All of the employees are very prompt and respectful. I am very happy with the overall experience. The employees are helpful with any... Thomas M. Customer Since 2011 Carpentersville ,IL

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Crystal Lake and Elgin Recycling Partner for Holiday Lights Recycling

Crystal Lake and Elgin Recycling have joined together for a Holiday Lights Recycling Program. Residents can drop those unwanted holiday lights from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at City Hall, 100 W. Woodstock Street. Check out the article below for more information!

Elgin Green Expo

Elgin Recylcing Upcoming Events

For more than 30 years, Elgin Recycling Inc. has proudly provided comprehensive and responsible full-service recycling services. But our commitment to the communities we serve goes beyond the tireless work our many dedicated employees provide on a daily basis. We are not only constantly striving to serve our communities, but are also driven to provide them with leadership, particularly in the areas of promoting environmental responsibility and green lifestyles.

Understanding Illinois’ Landfill Ban

Elgin Recycling Answers Frequently Asked Questions about Illinois' Landfill Ban


Elgin Recycling a Responsible Recycler!

The Responsible Recycling (R2) Practices are a set of guidelines for accredited certification programs to assess electronics recyclers’ environmental, worker health and safety, and security practices. Elgin Recycling is proud to announce the completion of all R2 certification requirements as of 10/10/2011.​

Holiday Lights Recycling Program

Have their lights lost their twinkle? Year after year we find ourselves testing bulbs and replacing fuses, when that doesn’t work in the garbage the lights go. Last year with the participation of 27 villages, 1 park district and the City of Chicago, we were able to recycle 51,691 lbs of holiday lights that would otherwise been thrown away. For our 3rd annual holiday lights recycling program our goal is to recycle over 100,000 lbs of holiday lights.

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