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Free Recycling Event

May 2, 2020
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Pleasantdale Middle School
7450 S. Wolf Road
Burr Ridge,

Join State Representative Jim Durkin and State Senator John F. Curran for a free community recycling event.

Saturday, May 2, 2020
8:30 am – 11:30 am
Pleasantdale Middle School
7450 S. Wolf Road
Burr Ridge, Illinois

Items that can be accepted at the event:

Items to recycle:

  • Electronics (No TVs or monitors)
  • Prescription Drugs – Placed in a clear resealable bag (No needles or inhalers)
  • Bikes
  • Flags
  • Books
  • Eyeglasses
  • Hearing Aids
  • Musical Instruments
  • Gently Used Items
  • Free Document Shredding (2 grocery bags per car)

Gently used items: 

  •   Flatware
  •   Pots/Pans
  •   Cooking Utensils
  •   Bakeware
  •   Kitchen/Bathroom Towels
  •   Books
  •   Art supplies
  •   Keys
  •   Holiday lights
  •   35mm film canisters
  •   Hearing aids
  •   Plastic bread ties
  •   Disks, CDs, DVDs, VHS, LP records
  •   Crayons
  •   Eyeglasses
  •   Musical instruments
  •   Bowling balls

Unopened items:

  •   Bar Soap
  •   Shampoo/conditioner
  •   Toothpaste/brush
  •   Deodorant
  •   Shaving cream/razor
  •   Diapers (all sizes)
  •   All purpose cleaner
  •   Liquid dish soap
  •   Laundry soap
  •   Dust spray

Electronics:

  • Desktop PCs
  • Computer mice
  • Cables/accessories
  • Laptops/notebooks/tablets
  • Hard drives
  • Computer power supplies
  • Gaming devices
  • Keyboards
  • Network devices
  • Circuit boards/cards
  • Cell phones/smartphones
  • Personal digital assistants
  • Mp3 players
  • Cameras
  • Servers
  • Copiers
  • Fax machines
  • Video & audio equipment
  • Projection equipment
  • Printers
  • Scanners

We cannot accept TVs or monitors of any size


Community Participants:

  • American Legion Post 1941
  • Burr Ridge Police Department
  • Paper Tiger
  • S.C.A.R.C.E.
  • Sharing Connections
  • Working Bikes