Jackson County Health Department

Promoting Health, Preventing Illness, Protecting our Environment and Preparing for Emergencies

What electronics have been banned from landfills?

As of January 1, 2012 these electronic items are prohibited from disposal in Illinois Landfills in accordance with the "The Electronics Products Recycling and Reuse Act."

Computers (desktop, laptop, tablet) 

Monitors (CRT & flat screen) 



Fax machines

Electronic keyboards & mice


Cable & satellite receivers

Digital converter boxes

Portable digital music players


DVD players & recorders

Video game players

Small scale servers




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