The State of Illinois prohibits the disposal of electronics in landfills due to certain toxic materials used in the manufacture of these items. Electronic waste such as televisions, computer items (monitors, computers, printers, mice, keyboards, hard drives), fax machines, scanners, VHS/DVD/DVRs, mobile phones, and cable/satellite receivers placed on residential or commercial properties will not be collected by WM.
The Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC) provides a permanent electronic waste drop-off location for Wheeling and SWANCC member community residents at:
Glenview Transfer Station
1151 N River Road
Des Plaines, IL
Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
(Please contact 847-724-9205 for any closed dates)
Please click here for additional electronic recycling information.