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Fridge & Freezer Recycling

​​​​​​Refrigerators over 15 years old can use twice as much energy as newer models and could be costing you about $110 a year in electricity. Let us recycle your old, working fridge or freezer, and we'll send you $50.

Recycling Event – June 22

ComEd is sponsoring a recycling event on June 22 at the Home Depot in Downers Grove.  Simply drop off your old working room air conditioner and dehumidifier and get a $25 incentive for each unit! 

Date: Saturday, June 22, 2019
Location: Home Depot, 2000 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60515
Time: 9am-1pm
Requirements: Must be a ComEd customer to qualify. Only working room air conditioners, dehumidifiers or small fridges are eligible. Small refrigerators must measure less than 10 cubic feet (interior). Units will only be accepted between 9am and 1pm. Limit of 2 units per customer.

Schedule Your FREE Pickup Schedule Online 

Or call 1-855-433-2700 during regular hours:

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday
  • 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Saturday

Get $50

ComEd will pick up your old, working fridge or freezer for FREE, recycle it in an environmentally responsible way, plus send you $50. Recycle a working dehumidifier or room air conditioner at the same time and get an additional $10 each.

Offer Details

  • FREE pickup.
  • Get $50 for each working refrigerator and freezer (limit 2).
  • Dismantling, recycling and disposal of all parts in an environmentally responsible way to reduce the amount of landfill waste.
  • FREE pickup plus get an additional $10 each for a working dehumidifier or room air conditioner when you schedule a refrigerator or freezer pickup (limit 2 each per year).


  • You must be a ComEd residential delivery service customer, you must own the unit(s) being recycled and the unit(s) must be located at the address with the qualifying account.
  • Refrigerator or freezer must be between 10 and 30 cubic feet (interior) in size, empty, defrosted and working at the time of pickup.
  • Unit(s) must be accessible with a clear and safe path for removal. The removal team will not risk injury, remove personal effects or modify your home (e.g. remove doors or railings) to remove the unit(s).
  • Dehumidifier and room air conditioner will only be picked up when accompanied by an eligible refrigerator or freezer.
  • After three missed appointments by the customer, customer eligibility and participation will be subject to additional program approval.
  • For more information, view the Fridge & Freezer Recycling FAQs.

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We’ll also pick up your working dehumidifier and send you an extra $10!

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