Recycling Drop-off Centers
The following is a list of Recycling Drop-off Centers in the SWANCC area:
Our Lady of Perpetual Help
1123 Church Street
(On Glenview Road, truck at beginning of parking lot.)
Accepts aluminum at any time.
Elgin Recycling, Inc.
20450 N Rand Road
Accepts all metals.
Mon – Fri: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
The City of Chicago has single-stream Drop-Off Centers throughout the city. For a list of drop-off centers, go to chicagorecyclingcenters.
For a list of accepted materials, see chicagorecyclingmaterials. Open 7 days a week during daylight hours.
222 E 135th Place
Operates two recycling stations, below:
North Park Village Recycling Station
North Park Village
5801 N Pulaski
Accepts scrap metal, aluminum & stainless steel cans; junk mail, newspaper, magazines, catalogs, cardboard, high grade paper, phone books, brown bags & office paper; glass; #1and #2 plastics.
Also has a book mobile - take or leave books
7 days a week: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Uptown Recycling Station
4716 N Sheridan Rd
Accepts aluminum & stainless steel cans; brown, clear & green glass bottles & jars; newspaper & cardboard.
Daily (closed Tuesdays): 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm