The Village and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency are sponsoring a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event on Saturday, June 12, 2021 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Southeast Metra Commuter Parking Lot (290 Park Avenue, Glencoe, IL). This free collection event is open to all Illinois residents and is for personal residential household hazardous waste only. No business, farm, industrial or municipal waste will be accepted. All those wishing to participate must reserve an appointment time. 

Click here to reserve your appointment time.

Find event details:


  • Acids
  • Aerosol paints
  • Antifreeze
  • Cleaning products
  • Corrosives
  • Drain cleaners
  • Fluorescent lamp bulbs
  • Herbicides
  • Hobby chemicals
  • Household batteries
  • Insecticides
  • Lawn chemicals
  • Mercury
  • Oil-based paints
  • Old gasoline
  • Paint thinners
  • Pesticides
  • Pool chemicals
  • Solvents
  • Unwanted medications (excluding controlled substances)
  • Used motor oil


  • Agricultural wastes
  • Ammunition
  • Biohazard waste
  • Business/commercial sector wastes
  • Controlled substances
  • Explosives
  • Farm machinery oil
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Fireworks
  • Institutional waste
  • Lead acid batteries
  • Propane tanks
  • Smoke detectors
  • *Latex paint is not hazardous and can be safely dried or absorbed and discarded with regular trash.