November 15 – SWANCC Educational Expo

SWANCC is hosting an Educational Expo and Trashy Fashion Show from 10 am – 3 pm on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Oakton Community College (1600 E Golf Road, Room 1600, Des Plaines).


Residents can learn about waste reduction practices (reduce – reuse – recycle) and how special materials are processed after municipal collection by talking to the Agency’s vendors for electronics, fluorescent light bulbs, pharmaceuticals, sharps, shredded documents and holiday lights. Additionally, representatives from Federal and State environmental associations and organizations like Working Bikes will be present. No materials will be collected at the Expo.

You can find more information here.