Public Act 97-0287 (Electronic Products Recycling & Reuse Act) establishes a statewide system for recycling and/or reusing the items listed below discarded from residences by requiring electronic manufacturers to participate in the management of discarded and unwanted electronic products.
Effective January 1, 2012 all of the covered electronic devices listed below are banned from landfills.
Retailers shall be a primary source of information about end-of-life options to residential consumers regarding all the covered electronic devices (CEDs). At the time of sale, the retailer shall provide each residential consumer with information from the Agency's website that provides information detailing where and how a consumer can recycle a CED or return a CED for reuse.
Beginning January 1, 2010, no retailer may sell or offer for sale any of the CEDs in or for delivery into this State unless the CED is labeled with a brand and the label is permanently affixed and readily visible; and the manufacturer is registered with the Illinois EPA and has paid the required registration fee as required under Section 30 of this Act.
No electronics are accepted at Illinois EPA.
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Electronic Waste Recycling
1021 North Grand Avenue East
P.O. Box 19276
Springfield, Illinois 62794-9276