Household Hazardous Waste

Front Door Collection

In 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 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


9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday (except holidays)


Naperville Public Works (M-F) at 630-420-6095 for inquiries


Accepted Items

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

Latex paint
Ammunition, explosives or fireworks
Biological or medical waste
Farm machinery oil
Smoke detectors (or visit for more information)