The Palos Township and the Cook County Sheriff’s Recycling Program is hosting an

Electronic Recycling and Prescription Drug-Take Back Event

This Event is for Palos Township Residents Only

on Saturday, June 4, 2022
from 9am to 12 Noon OR until the truck is full
at the Palos Township, 10802 S Roberts Rd, Palos Hills, IL

Prescription Drug Take Back

The Cook County Sheriff’s Prescription Drug Take Back Program provides a free service for collecting unwanted medicine from Cook County residents by authorization of the Cook County Board of Commissioners.

  • Collection is anonymous
  • Bring unwanted / expired human and pet medications to ensure proper disposal – pills only.
  • Pills may be brought in prescription bottles, which will be shredded to destroy identity or in unmarked plastic bags.
  • Liquid medication and sharps will not be accepted.

Electronic Recycling

The Sheriff’s Recycling Program disposes of unwanted electronics to protect the environment and to keep communities safe.

Electronic Items Accepted

  • Cables – all types
  • Cell Phones / Telephone Devices
  • Computers / Laptops
  • Hardware / Motherboards
  • Holiday Lights
  • Monitors / Calculators
  • Printers / Fax Machines
  • Game Systems / Stereos
  • Television – Limit 1 per Household
  • Toaster / Blenders
  • Toner Cartridges
  • UPS Batteries / Car Batteries