Business

All types of businesses are invited to learn from professionals in the fields of energy efficiency, water conservation, recycling Business Briefcaseand more. Will County offers semi-annual half-day seminars with business speakers that offer information on rebates and other ways to make $8,000 - $16,000 more annually through energy and related cost savings.

Government buildings last a long time, 50 years on average.  Buildings use a tremendous amount of energy and require routine maintenance.   

Over the years, Will County has been improving their many and varied buildings to make them more energy efficient, increase recycling and reduce water consumption. Businesses, schools and home owners may find the initiatives undertaken in a variety of buildings from offices to a garage to the county nursing home, inspiring and reproducible.  

On the following pages, information on installing a green roof, low flow toilets, T-8 fluorescent lights, high efficiency hand dryers, a cool roof and much more is provided. 

 
 

Green News, Tips & Fun Facts

Upcoming Green Events

Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Car Seat Recycling at Walmart - Fall 2019
Event's details
September 16, 2019-September 30, 2019

Time:10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Turn in a car seat your child has outgrown from 9/16-9/30 and receive a $30 gift card at Walmart
 
 (September 16, 2019 10:00 AM - September 30, 2019 10:00 PM)
Electronics Recycling Event at A-Team's Shorewood Facility 2019
Event's details
October 19, 2019-October 19, 2019

Time:08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: A-Team Recyclers Parking Lot, Shorewood, IL-IL


Time to clean out the house and recycle all those old electronics in the basement, attic, crawlspace, garage, collecting dust that you have not used, or have not worked in years.
Please enter from Vertin Blvd, to Capista Drive and make a right onto Gregory.
 
 (October 19, 2019 08:00 AM - October 19, 2019 12:00 PM)
Tire Recycling Collection - Fair Grounds 2019
Event's details
November 09, 2019-November 09, 2019

Time:08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Location: Will County Fair Grounds, Peotone, IL-IL


Will County is sponsoring a car and light truck tire collection event at the Will County Fair Grounds in Peotone on Saturday, Nov. 9 from 8am to 3pm. This event is for residents and farmers. NO business or governmental organizations may participate.
 
 (November 09, 2019 08:00 AM - November 09, 2019 03:00 PM)

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