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Posted on: December 5, 2016

SWALCO Holiday Light Collection is ON!

SWALCO wants to help Lake County green the holiday season by offering no cost opportunities to recycling your old and unwanted strings of lights! Please visit our webpage for Holiday Lights Collection Sites and Information.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Lake County's Dirty Jobs: Recycling Process Video

This episode spans from residential curbside pickup and follows the recycling process to Lake County's local material recovery facility in Grayslake.

The video provides a look "behind the curtain", and touches on items that can contaminate a...

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Curbside Recycling in Lake County - The Guidelines

Recycling guidelines in Lake County are already here! Please take a few moments to familiarize your household with the Accepted and Non Accepted items.

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Our Gurnee Facility DOES NOT collect ELECTRONICS

Appointments ARE necessary for HCW drop-offs.

There are (4) sites available in Lake County for residential electronics recycling. Please visit our Electronics page for more information.

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

HCW Public Drop SINGLE Event in December - Snag your appointment now!

SWALCO’s HCW collection program diverts HCW from the municipal waste stream by sending it to IEPA approved recycling and reuse facilities thereby reducing the volume and toxicity of our municipal waste stream. Our HCW program is a hybrid program consistin...

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