One of the biggest excuses for not recycling, is not knowing. This page will help you figure it out in Oak Park
Bring to Green Home Experts
Wine Corks: We collect cork and send it to ReCork. At this time we are not able to accept rubber or synthetic corks. Batteries: We collect all household batteries for recycling for $.30/lb.
Batteries: are sent to an EPA-certified Large Quantity Handler of Universal Waste, a facility that scraps the batteries for metal recycling.
Paint: All water-based (enamel) paints are recyclable at Green Home Experts, regardless of the condition of the paints or cans. Quart containers are $1.50 each and gallon containers are $2.50 each. We send them to a facility that reprocesses the paints into new paints or concrete fillers.
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