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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Madison County E-Waste, Tire Waste and Hazardous Waste Collection Information

County E-Waste Collections


Madison County to Host Electronic Waste Collection for Residents


Madison County Building & Zoning, in conjunction with community partners and CJD E-Cycling, will be hosting the LAST free electronics recycling collection for county residents in 2021. The event will be held on Saturday, October 9th from 8am to 2:30pm,

October 9, 2021







At these collections, residents who have made an appointment may drop off home electronics. The event is free to attend, but registration is required. Those not pre-registered will be turned away to avoid lengthy wait-times and overwhelming site capacity.
 Register at  
 Accepted items include anything with a cord, home electronics and televisions, computers and monitors, small appliances, air conditioners, washers, dryers, dishwashers, refrigerators, furnaces, lawn equipment. All items, including older-model CRT televisions, are free of charge for residents to recycle during the drive.
 Items not accepted include business and contractor waste, paint, hazardous waste, batteries, oils, fire extinguishers, propane tanks, oxygen tanks, DVDs, VHSs, CDs, or cassette tapes, transformers or ballasts, and devices containing mercury including smoke detectors.
 These collections are part of Madison County Building & Zoning’s regular programming to provide residents with comprehensive waste-disposal and recycling services.
Madison County will continue to monitor the latest developments surrounding COVID-19 and may cancel or postpone events as deemed necessary. If this occurs, appointment holders will receive an email notification. 

Email for additional information





County HHW Collections


2021 Madison County Hazardous Waste Collections 




November 6  | November 19 |  December 4   |  December 17
8 AM to 3 PM
FREE drop off for Illinois Residents
Open Monthly
Every 1st Saturday and 3rd Friday
249 N. Old St. Louis Rd
 Wood River, Illinois 

Permanent Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility to Open in Madison County.

(Press Release)








Accepted Items: 

  • Oil-based paints
  • Pesticides & herbicides
  • Lawn fertilizers & chemicals
  • Cleaning solvents
  • Paint thinners
  • Hobby chemicals
  • Antifreeze & motor oil
  • Pool chemicals
  • Household batteries
  • Medicines
  • Lead-acid batteries
  • Fluorescent lights


Non Accepted Items: 

  • Latex paint
  • Tires
  • Electronics
  • Ammunition
  • Agricultural wastes
  • Explosives
  • Fireworks
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke detectors
  • Farm machinery oil
  • Business or Biohazard waste 








County Tire Collections


Governmental Entities ONLY



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