Recycling Information

The Citizen's Environmental Commission assists community members determine their recycling options in DeKalb. Below are some resources for various recycling opportunities. 

Recycling in DeKalb


LRS DeKalb - Learn more about the recycling collection provided by LRS to DeKalb residents.

Recycling Unique Materials - A number of unique items are not accepted through regular recycling program, however, the Citizens' Environmental Commission has developed a list of alternative locations for these items.

DeKalb County Health Department Solid Waste and Recycling Program 

Recycling throughout the State



For information about locations throughout the state you can recycle other materials visit the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency's website. Once there click on the link that says "Beyond the Bin" or click here. You will be able to type in your address and find recycling locations near you.