Electronic Recycling & Fluorescent Lamp Recycling

Electronic Recycling

Here at Moring Disposal, we are always working to preserve the environment and keep current with the legal obligations of disposal.
The businesses listed below offer options for electronic item disposal. We greatly appreciate your participation in these programs. This first section gives a great option for donation, and following are local electronic recycling options. For further information, click either of the following links to go to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (ILEPA) website for information: ILEPA - Electronic Waste Recycling or ILEPA - Fluorescent Lamp Recycling.
VOICES Domestic Violence Program

Accepted Items:
Cellular Phones and Cellular Phone Batteries
Drop boxes for old working cell phones & batteries are at the following locations:

VOICES DV office1401 Crestwood Drive
VOICES Book NookLincoln Mall
State Bank1718 Dirck Drive
Cornerstone Credit Union550 W. Meadows Drive
Ogle County Solid Waste Management Department

909 W. Pines Rd.
Oregon, IL 61061
(815) 732-4020

For more information on e-recycling, appliance service, hazardous waste events and other opportunities, click this link to the Ogle County Website: oglecounty.org
Accepted Items:
Answering Machines, Calculators, Cameras, Cell phones, CD Rom Drives, Computers, Cable, Cable Receivers, Copy Machines, Credit Card Machines, Digital Converter Box, Digital Music Player, Disks, CD's DVD's, Fax Machines, Floppy Disk Drives, Keyboards, Laptops, Modems, Monitors, Mice (electronic), Microwave Ovens, Pagers, Phone Systems, Printers, Postage Machines, Power Tool, Projection TV's, Projectors, Scanners, Servers, Shredders, Software, Stereo Equipment, Tablets / iPads, Tape Drives, Tape Recorders, Telephones, Typewriter, TV's, VCR & DVD players, Video/audio tapes, Video cameras, Video Game Players, Satellite Receivers, Electric Motors, Electric Wire, Rechargable Batteries (Please no alkaline batteries)
Not Accepted:
Please remove any original packaging from electronics prior to drop-off. Large cardboard boxes, styrofoam, or other packaging associated with electronics are not accepted. Dehumidifiers, air conditioners, appliances, coffee pots, crockpots and lamps are also not accepted.
Recycling Information:
Ogle Co Solid Waste Management Dept.
County Annex Building (Health, Zoning, Solid Waste Departments)
909 W. Pines Rd.
Oregon, IL 61061
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Ogle County residents may recycle electronics on the last Friday of each month.
There will be someone available to asisst you in removing your electronics from your vehicle.
Limit two TV or computer monitors (or one of each) per visit.
$10 fee per microwave oven. Check payable to: Ogle County Solid Waste Management Department.

Each year the Ogle County Solid Waste Management Department and the Lee County Office of Solid Waste Management hold one or two collection events for recycling electronic waste. The events are alternated between the counties each year.

Accepted Items:
Desktop Computers, Laptops, Tablets, eReaders, Monitors, Desktop Printers, Copiers, Scanners, Faxes, All-In-Ones, Shredders, UPS/Battery Backup Devices, Mice, Keyboards, Modems, Routers and PC Speakers, Ink & Toner Cartridges ($2.00 rebates are available for some eligible toner cartridges)
Small Electronics: Including GPS Devices, Digital Cameras, MP3 Players, Mobile Phones And Cordless Phones, External Hard Drives and Small Servers
Recycling Information:
Your local Staples store accepts old office technology products. They responsibly and securely recycle them at no cost to you - any brand, any condition, even if you purchased it somewhere else.
You can turn in your newer, working technology devices and receive a Staples eGift Card! See website for details.
Ogle County Hospice

Accepted Items:
Cell Phones (no chargers or accessories), Small Inkjet Cartridges, Laptop Computers, Digital Cameras, Digital Video Cameras
mp3 Players: Apple iPod, Microsoft Zune, Sandisk, or Creative (no other mp3 players accepted)
Handheld Game Systems: Nintendo DS Lite, Nintendo DS Original, Nintendo Gameboy Advance, and Nintendo Gameboy color (no other types accepted)
Recycling Information:
Unacceptable Items: Laser Cartridges, Fax Cartridges, Large Printer Cartridges, Desktop Computers, Tower Computers, Monitors, Printers, Scanners, Faxes, Modems, Keyboards, Mice, TV's, etc.
Goodwill & Dell

Accepted Items:
Any unwanted computer equipment
Recycling Information:
Goodwill and Dell have developed a partnership to form a free drop off program called Reconnect.
Drop Off Locations: Goodwill stores in Machesney Park, Rockford, Freeport, Sterling, DeKalb, Ottawa, McHenry, Huntley and Beloit, Wisconsin. See website for more address locations.
All value recovered from the program will go to Goodwill to support job training and employment service programs.

Fluorescent Lamp Recycling

Sullivan's Ace Hardware
707 N. Elida St.
Winnebago, IL 61088
(815) 335-1494
Accepted Items:
Expired, unbroken CFL bulbs.
Recycling Information:
Please see clerk for details.