Food Waste/Organics/Yard Waste

Collective Resource
Service area: East of Interstate 94/41 from Lake Forest to Hyde Park
Collects food waste and compostable products from homes, businesses, and institutions and takes them to a commercial composting site.

Des Plaines Material & Supply
1269 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines
Accepts yard, concrete, dirt, and brick waste.

DK Organics
29307 N Skokie Hwy, Lake Bluff
(847) 234-5499
Accepts most organic matter including grass, leaves, brush, branches, wood chips and logs (maximum 6 feet in length).
Material made into compost and mulches, available for purchase. Call for pricing.

Illinois Food Scrap Coalition
For composting resources see website.

JKS Ventures, Inc. (C&D Recycling)
3800 W. Lake Street, Melrose Park
(708) 338-3408
An IEPA-approved transfer station, JKS also accepts construction debris for recycling and reuse and purchases scrap metal.
Call for information and pricing.

Mr. K Garden and Material Center
1440 W. Higgins Road, Park Ridge
(847) 692-2118

Updated 10-16-18