List of Electronic Items Banned from Landfills

Seventeen consumer electronic items are not to be mixed with municipal waste or placed in landfills per Illinois’ Electronic Products Recycling and Reuse Act.

The 17 banned consumer electronic items are:

  • Computers
  • Computer monitors
  • Televisions
  • Printers
  • Electronic keyboards
  • Electronic computer mice
  • Fax machines
  • VCR recorders
  • Portable digital music players
  • Digital video disc players
  • Video game consoles
  • Small-scale servers
  • Scanners
  • Digital converter boxes
  • Cable receivers
  • Satellite receivers
  • Video disc recorders