Curbside Recycling Items

Aurora Curbside Program accepts:

  • All types of paper (includes - newspaper, office paper, unwanted mail, colored paper, magazines, phone books, catalogs, paperback books, construction paper, note paper, greeting cards, envelopes, Post It notes, maps, receipts, coupons, ticket stubs)

  • Corrugated Cardboard (includes clean pizza boxes)

  • Chipboard/Paperboard (includes the interior of the toilet paper rolls)

  • Aluminum cans & foil

  • Empty aerosol cans

  • Empty dried paint cans

  • Glass Bottles & Jars 

  • Juice Boxes/ Drink Pouches  

  • Plastic Bottles, Tubs, and Jugs (#1, #2, #5 most marketable) Wipe Clean

  • Steel/Tin cans

Does NOT include -  Plastic #6, Styrofoam, Plastic Bags or Film, Contaminated Paper 

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Refuse & Recycling Contract

Drop-Off Programs

Medication Take-Back:

Medical Park Pharmacy
403 W. Galena Blvd, Ste 210
Aurora, IL 60506

The Compounder Pharmacy
340 Marshall Avenue Suite 100
Aurora, IL 60506

Walgreens 06937
1221 N Lake St
Aurora, IL 60506

Presence Mercy Medical Center
1325 N Highland Ave
Aurora, Illinois 60506


Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off:

Permanent Household Hazardous Waste Collection Site
Adjacent to Naperville Public Works
156 Fort Hill Drive
Open Saturday & Sunday 9am-2pm

For more information, click here


Click this Hotlink for information on Battery disposal and recycling options

Click this Hotlink for information on Electronic recycling

Click this Hotlink for information on disposing of Household Hazardous Waste

Click this Hotlink for locations to take Latex Paint for recycling

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Last Updated 2024-05-29

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