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Madison County Recycling Collections

*Planning for 2020 Recycling Events is Currently Underway*

As part of the County's Sustainability Program, the Planning and Development Department periodically hosts free, one-day recycling collections for Madison County residents. These events provide an opportunity to recycle or properly dispose of waste that cannot be handled through curbside pick-up programs, including household hazardous waste and electronic waste. Please browse the sections below for information on upcoming events. 

Please note that while all of our events are free for Madison County residents, appointments are required. Please use the booking bar at the top of this page, or the direct registration links listed in the event sections below, to reserve your spot


Madison County E-Waste Collections

Madison County, in partnership with the Illinois EPA, hosts several electronics recycling collections annually at various locations throughout the county. Please find below a list of accepted and prohibited items. Please email for additional information regarding accepted and prohibited materials. 

Accepted Materials:

  • Anything with a cord
  • Home electronics and televisions
  • Computers and monitors
  • Small appliances
  • Air conditioners
  • Washers
  • Dryers
  • Dishwashers
  • Refrigerators
  • Furnaces
  • Lawn Equipment

Prohibited Materials:

  • Business and contractor waste
  • Paint
  • Hazardous waste
  • Batteries
  • Oils
  • Propane tanks
  • Oxygen tanks
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Devices containing mercury, including smoke detectors
  • DVDs, VHSs, CDs, or cassette tapes
  • Transformers or ballasts

Madison County Electronic Waste Collection Schedule

Saturday, September 26th

Saturday, October 10th

Appointment times between 8AM-2:30PM

Make an appointment online, contact or call 618-296-6647 to reserve your spot.

Please review Covid-19 Protocols prior to collection date

Click here for Flyer & Accepted Items list

All Collections will be held at
CJD E-Cycling | 5257 N. State Route 157 | Edwardsville, IL

Madison County Household Hazardous Waste Collections 2020
(Dates TDB)

Madison County hosts two Household Hazardous Waste collections each year at various locations throughout the county. Please find below a list of accepted and prohibited items. Please email for additional information regarding accepted and prohibited materials. 

Accepted Materials

  • Oil-based paints
  • Pesticides, herbicides, lawn fertilizers/chemicals
  • Cleaning solvents
  • Paint thinners
  • Hobby chemicals
  • Antifreeze, motor oil, old gasoline
  • Pool chemicals
  • Household batteries
  • Items containing mercury (i.e. thermostats, thermometers)
  • Medicines
  • Lead-acid batteries
  • Fluorescent lights.

Prohibited Materials:

  • Latex paint
  • Used tires
  • Ammunition
  • Agricultural wastes
  • Explosives
  • Fireworks
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke detectors
  • Farm machinery oil
  • Business or biohazard waste.


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