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Drop Off Facilities for Household Hazardous Waste
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Residents of condos, apartments, etc. where recycling is not provided should take advantage of the Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Recycling Centers, located at 13125 North Second St., Roscoe, and 4665 Hydraulic Road, Rockford.
– Rockford residents can dispose of household hazardous waste at the Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Site at 3333 Kishwaukee St., Saturdays 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays 12 p.m. (noon) to 4 p.m., excluding holidays. Aerosols, corrosives, oxidizers, solvents, oil-based and latex paints, waste oils, pesticides, batteries, fluorescent lamps, batteries, used & old tires, and insulin disposal service will be accepted. Radioactive waste, compressed gas, and explosives will not be accepted. The facility is available to all residents of Illinois, regardless of place of residence.
Hazardous Waste Site Site is closed these holiday weekends: New Years, Easter, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas.Updated: 5/20/2014