Recycle non-working holiday light strings and more! More info below.
Rockford Recycle Center, 4665 Hydraulic Rd.
Roscoe Recycle Center, 13125 N. 2nd (Main) St.
See Hours and Details below
Winter Weather Note: The Recycle Centers close when
the air temperature or wind chill is 0 degrees F or colder
Mulch from Christmas Tree Recycling
Retrieve Free Mulch at 13 Locations
Free mulch while supplies last; expect it to be cleared by late February.
Bring your own shovel, containers. Sites are not staffed.
Availability not guaranteed; varies by site.
Televisions and computer monitors are not accepted at either location.
Call 815-637-1343 to volunteer for either location.
Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Recycle Centers are staffed by volunteers like you
They are funded, in part, thanks to donations from sponsors, including:
- MembersAlliance Credit Union
- Rockford Green Team of UTC Aerospace Systems employees
- Speciality Screw Corp.
Note: Both Recycle Centers close for weather emergencies.
NOTE — ONLY at Rockford Center — Freon Appliances accepted
$20 cash fee per Freon item, you unload:
- Air Conditioners
Rockford Recycle Center
2-5 p.m. Tuesdays
9 a.m.-Noon Saturdays
Roscoe Recycle Center
13125 North 2nd Street next to Advanced Disposal Transfer Station
9-Noon Saturdays only
Sorry, Freon items NOT accepted at Roscoe.
Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful (KNIB), an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, is an award-winning, private, non-governmental, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to educating and involving individuals in productive solutions that care for our Winnebago and Boone County, Illinois, community environment.