Agrichemical Container Recycling Events This Summer

The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) is hosting a free agrichemical container recycling program and encouraging farmers and agrichemical facilities to participate! The program has dates available throughout the summer—with a few options available in Rep. McCombie’s 89th District:

DeKalb County

9:00-11:00am on July 20th at Effingham Equity, Montrose

Winnebago County

1:00-3:00pm on August 2nd at Helena Chemical Co., Toluca

Stephenson County

9:00—11:00am on August 7th at Pearl City Elevator, Dakota

Carroll County

1:00-3:00Pm on Agusust 7th at Carroll Service Co., Milledgeville

The collection sites will accept only high-density polyethylene, #2 plastic agrichemical containers that are clean and dry. Participants are responsible for rinsing containers and removing all caps, valves, metal, labels, booklets, and foil seals. For additional information on the upcoming events including drop off instructions, click here.