Where to Recycle

The Champaign County Electronics Recycling Guide lists local businesses that accept electronics for recycling. The guide includes a summary of the items accepted at each location, as well as contact information, and dates for any upcoming free county-wide electronics collection events.

If you’re outside the Champaign-Urbana area, contact your local recycling coordinator or consult the Illinois EPA Services Map to find electronics recycling options in your area. If you still are having trouble finding appropriate options for the item you want to recycle, contact us, and we’ll do our best to help you figure it out!

Moving Away?

Taking the next step in life and not sure what to do with the electronics you’ve accumulated and no longer want or need? We’ve compiled a Moving Out Flyer that can help direct you on where to take them.

Illinois State Law

As of January 1, 2012, local waste haulers no longer accept 17 categories of electronic items listed below with your regular trash collection, as these have been banned from Illinois landfills.  For more information on the legislation, visit

Electronic Items Banned from Illinois Landfills: Televisions, Portable digital music players, Monitors, Video game consoles, Printers, Small scale servers, Electronic keyboards, Scanners, Facsimile (fax) machines, Electronic mice, Videocassette recorders (VCRs), Digital converter boxes, Computers (laptops, notebooks, netbooks, tablets)
Infographic on Electronic Items Banned from Illinois Landfills