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Illinois Recycling Grants Program

Grants to Update Recycling Services Equipment in Illinois

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Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

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Grants for up to $150,000 to update recycling services equipment in Illinois. The goal of the fund is to lower the amount of recyclable materials found in waste fills by facilitating greater access to recycling opportunities. Eligible services are collection and processing of plastic, metal, and glass. Grant funds must be used to purchase project-related capital equipment such as collection, processing or handling equipment and project-related expansion and modernization costs.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 124598

Estimated Size of Grant:

$100,000 - $150,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Local governments
For-profit and not-for-profit businesses and organizations

Pre-Application Information:

Entities interested in submitting an application are encouraged to schedule an individual consultation with their regional DCEO representative.
10% minimum match

Applications must be mailed to:
Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
Attn: Illinois Recycling Grants Program
Division of Recycling and Waste Reduction
500 East Monroe Street 12 floor
Springfield, IL 62701

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

David Ross
Phone: 217/782-7887

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Illinois