Serves Illinois residents only; does not accept items from businesses.
Location: 3333 Kishwaukee St, Rockford, IL 61109
north of the Rock River Water Reclamation District office — follow signs for Freedom Field
Hours: Saturdays 8 am – 4 pm
Sundays Noon – 4 pm
Closed when a major holiday falls on the weekend
Phone: This site does not have phone service.
Items Accepted at Hazardous Waste Site:
Automotive fluids (brake, transmission fluids)
Batteries (household & automotive)
CO (Carbon Monoxide) Alarms
Florescent Tubes & Ballasts
Gasoline – in properly marked containers
Insulin disposal (no needles or sharps)
Ni-Cad Batteries (Nickle-Cadmium, rechargable)
Paint (oil-based only, no Latex paint)
Paint Strippers and thinner
Tires (auto – 4 per person per day)
Varnish, Wood Stain, etc.
Services for Commercial Hazardous Waste