The Village offers many recycling programs throughout the year, which allow for the safe and environmentally-friendly disposal of materials. For more information on these recycling services, click on the links below. For information about the Village’s curbside recycling program, click here.

Compact Fluorescent Bulb Recycling

Electronics Recycling

Save A Star Drug Disposal Program

Holiday Lights Recycling: The Village has historically hosted an annual Holiday Light Recycling drop-off from November to January. Details on this program are announced in November on the Village’s Homepage under Featured News. You can also follow us on social media or sign up for our weekly e-newsletter to receive updates directly.


For information about how to properly dispose of or recycle the following items, please click on the links below and help in Wilmette’s efforts to go green!

Automotive Materials

Battery Recycling

Chemical Disposal

Paint Disposal & Recycling


This page was last updated on 1/31/22.