The Electronics Products Recycling and Reuse Act does not allow people to throw away TVs, computer monitors and other types of electronics.
Have no fear. In the McHenry County area there are several options if you are looking for a way to get rid of old electronics:
- Computer Recycling Center, 7510 Virginia Road, Crystal Lake
- Crystal Lake Recycling/Elgin Recycling, 5114 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake
- Praireland Disposal & Recycling, 27W966 Commercial Ave., Lake Barrington
Check with each individual company to see what types of electronics and materials they accept.