On January 1, 2012 it became illegal to dispose of electronic products in your regular trash. Fortunately there are several outlets in Cook County to drop off unwanted electronic products. This video provides additional information on Illinois’ electronics landfill ban as well as resources to help you find a location to drop off those old electronic devices. You can also contact Cook County Department of Environmental Control at (312) 603-8200 if you have questions regarding electronic recycling or any environmental issues.