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 The Glenview Transfer Station is available to commercial and landscape contractors and other commercial entities for the disposal of landscape waste, solid waste, and construction debris. The transfer station is equipped with scales and all loads are weighed.

Asphalt shingles are accepted for recycling. Shingles must be from residential projects; commercial shingles will be turned away. Acceptable materials include asphalt shingles, felt attached to shingles, nails mixed in with shingles, and shingles containing fiberglass.

Residents may also bring refuse and debris to the transfer station. You will be required to unload your own vehicle. No landscape waste will be accepted from residents. White goods such as refrigerators, washers, and dryers may be disposed of on a fee per item basis. The facility is extremely busy weekdays between 10 am and 2 pm.  Please avoid this time if possible.

-Electronics Recycling at this location is available to residents of SWANCC member communities only on Saturdays from 9-11:30 AM.

-No Hazardous Waste or Household Chemicals will be accepted at this facility

Monday*- Friday: 6:00 am to 4:00 pm
*Closed to individuals and contractors on Mondays 10 am - 2 pm
Saturday: 6:00 am to 12:00 pm
Sunday: Closed
Landscape waste is only accepted from March 15 - December 15 each year.

Asphalt Shingles: $55 per ton (no minimum)
Commercial Landscape Waste: $66.00 per ton ($16.50 minimum for 500lb. or less)
Commercial Waste: $80.00 per ton ($20.00 minimum for 500lb. or less)
Residential Waste: $80.00 per ton ($40.00 minimum for 1000lb. or less)
White Goods: $25.00 per item (refrigerator, washer, dryer, air conditioner, dehumidifier, etc.)

Major credit cards are accepted for payment. Credit card must be present for transactions or to set up an account.

The Glenview Transfer Station is located at 3 Providence Way, Des Plaines, IL 60016. It is on the east side of Des Plaines River Road, just north of Central Road, directly across the street from the Maryville Academy. 

For more information call SWANCC at (847) 724-9205 between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm Monday through Friday, or write This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Transfer Station

3 Providence Way, DesPlaines

M-F | 6 am - 4 pm
Sat | 6 am - 12 pm

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