Recycling Services

Curbside Recycling

The Town of Normal offers single stream curbside recycling to residents in single family and duplex homes. Curbside recycling is collected weekly on your regular trash collection day. 

Learn about the Curbside Recycling program.

Recycling Centers - Drop Off Boxes

The Midwest Fiber operates drop-off boxes for recycling at various convenient locations. Each drop box is accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week. All eligible materials should be rinsed and boxes flattened. Please separate your recyclable material into three categories:

  1. Containers (glass and plastic)
  2. Corrugated cardboard
  3. Paper products


  • Chiddix Junior High School
    300 S. Walnut Street
    Normal, IL 61761
  • Jewel-Osco
    901 S. Cottage Ave.
    Normal, IL 61761
  • Heartland Community College
    1500 W. Raab Rd
    Normal, IL 61761
  • Wal-Mart Supercenter
    300 Greenbriar Ave.
    Northeast Corner of Lot
    Normal, IL 61761   

Electronics Recycling

The Town of Normal offers Self-Service Electronics Recycling for McLean County residents during the week and on the first Saturday of each month at the Public Works Facility (1301 Warriner Street). Look for the bright yellow 'electronics recycling' signs, which will direct you to the building. The electronics recycling building is located on Warriner St just beyond the main Public Works building.

Please utilize the Electronics Recycling Building. Signage indicates where each type of electronics should be placed in the building. NO DUMPING.

An aerial photo of the Public Works building the area surrounding it.

Educational programs and additional information about recycling, including residential battery recycling and light bulb programs, can be found on the Ecology Action Center website.

More questions about recycling? Visit the Recycle Coach app

a photo that links to Recycle Coach