Household Hazardous Waste
Front Door CollectionIn 2017, the City of Geneva has partnered with Kane County to reinstitute at home collection pickups for household hazardous waste after the previous City program with an independent vendor was ended earlier this year.
Residents can schedule a collection by calling U.S. Ecology at 866-373-8357 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday to Friday or by emailing email@example.com. Once an appointment has been finalized, a 30-gallon bag and kit with labels and instructions will be mailed to the resident. The company will call the resident the day before collection with a reminder to place the full bag on the porch or driveway for pickup.
Find more information about the new program. Visit Kane County's website for a list of accepted items.
Drop-off Center - For Residential Waste Only
The Naperville Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off is one of four statewide locations with funding from the EPA (the others are Lake County, Chicago and Rockford). The facility is currently funded in partnership by the Illinois EPA, DuPage County, Kane County, Will County and the Cities of Aurora and Naperville.
Location: 156 Fort Hill Drive, just north of the Naperville Public Works Department located at Fort Hill Drive and Jefferson Avenue
Hours:9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday (except holidays)
Contact:Naperville Public Works (M-F) at 630-420-6095 for inquiries
|Aerosol products||Fire extinguishers||Motor oil|
|Antifreeze||Fluorescent bulbs (tubes & CFLs)||Oil-based paint, stain & varnish|
|Auto fluids||Gasoline & oil/gas mixtures||Pesticides, poisons, insecticides|
|Batteries - auto, sump, & household||Hobby & photo chemicals||Pharmaceuticals/medications|
|Blacktop sealer||Lawn chemicals||Pool Chemicals|
|Cleaning products||Mercury (thermostats, etc.)||Solvents|
Items Not Accepted
Ammunition, explosives or fireworks
Biological or medical waste
Farm machinery oil
Smoke detectors (or visit usfa.fema.gov for more information)