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Posted on: May 23, 2017

HCW Public Drop Events for June - Get your appointment today!

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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Posted on: May 23, 2017

One Day ONLY Special Electronics Recycling Event for Lake County BUSINESSES, SCHOOLS & GOVERNMENT

This one day special event will be held on Thursday, June 8, 2017 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Village of Gurnee Public Works Facility located at 1151 Kilbourne Road in Gurnee.  Recycling fees will be assessed for televisions and cathode ray t...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

The next HCW Mobile Collection event is coming to Lake Zurich...

HCW_LakeZurich_ 06_17_17_Flyer 2017

The third HCW Mobile event for 2017 is planned for Saturday, June 17 running from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm. NO APPOINTMENTS NEEDED.

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Growth in Lake County Food Scrap Collection Programs - Event Video

the first towns in the State, the Village of Lake Bluff and The City of Highwood, that have included year-round food scrap collection programs in their municipal hauling contracts. LCTV was onsite to record this noteworthy milestone in Lake County history...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Signs, Signs and More Signs...thank goodness these are recyclable!

Campaign Sign Recycling 2017 (002)

Waste Management Recycling Sorting Facility in Grayslake will accept campaign signs throughout the year.

Please see the handout for addition information.

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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