Electronic items are banned from Illinois landfills (P.A. 97-0287) from all sources by penalty of law. Below are places that accept electronics, household items, paint, and medications.
The Fulton County Health Department (700 E. Oak) is an IEPA-registered drop-off site. They accept electronics, paint and medications. Residents should call ahead (309) 647-1134 for drop off days and instructions. Also visit their website for more information on what they accept. Learn More
Eagle Enterprises Recycling, Inc accepts electronics, but only via drop off at their facility in Galva, IL. They are not permitted to pick up any electronics on the regular recycling routes. Residents should call ahead for more information (309) 932-2936 or visit their website for more information. Learn More
Goodwill Industries in Canton will accept computer-related electronics, including monitors, towers, mice, keyboards, printers, scanners. These items can be dropped off at their drive-up donation doors on North Main Street. It is recommended for the protection of your personal information that you remove or destroy the hard drive of any computer towers before recycling. Goodwill cannot accept non-computer electronics, such as televisions, microwaves, and other small appliances.
Canton Police Department accepts medication in a box located at City Hall in the main floor lobby.