Roselle Recycles

Community Recycling Event

Roselle RecyclesOver 1,000 people participated in the 2nd annual Roselle Recycles event on September 9, 2017. Thanks to everyone who participated! Look for information about the 3rd Annual Roselle Recycles event, tentatively planned for the fall of 2018, as we get closer to the event.

Roselle Recycles: By the Numbers

The following items were collected for recycling at the 2nd Annual Roselle Recycles event:
  • On-Site Document Shredding: 21,000 lbs of paper (sponsor: Itasca Bank & Trust Co.)
  • Bicycles: 51 bicycles (event partner: Working Bikes)
  • Batteries: 500 lbs of alkaline batteries and 1,850 lbs of lead batteries (event partner: BatteriesPlus)
  • Eye Glasses, Hearing Aids, Printer Ink Cartridges, Cell Phones, Holiday Lights, Keys: 146 cell phones, 120 pairs of eyeglasses, 3 lbs of keys, 2 hearing aids, 50 lbs of holiday lights, 441 ink cartridges (event partner: Roselle Lions Club)
  • Paint: 900 gallons (for a total of 5,200 lbs) of paint (event partner: Len's Ace Hardware)

Other Recycling Resources

Visit the Recycling Services page for more information about recycling in Roselle.