Recycling

Recycle Weekly
You can obtain both a 95 gallon recycling carts and 95 gallon yard waste carts from the Nu-Way Disposal at no extra charge. Please review the What Can I Recycle? A Nu-Way Disposal Pamphlet  for list of items you can recycle.

Kids & Recycling
Help teach your children the great benefits of recycling. Check out Kids Recycle for great ideas and activities.
Green Globe Preservation - Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle
Three R's
Becoming environmentally conscientious can easily be followed by using the 3 "Rs".
  • Reduce waste by cutting back on consumption and aiming for zero waste.
  • Reuse items for as long as possible, for many different uses, by as many people as possible.
  • Recycle paper, plastic, glass, metals, organics and textiles.
Other Recycling
Electronics
The Village of Homer Glen together with the Homer Township Highway Department and in coordination with Will County Land Use Department, offers a local electronics recycling drop-off location. Visit the Homer Glen Electronics Recycling Page for additional information.

Collection Events
Will County Land Use Department periodically sponsors various recycling collection events, such as household hazardous waste, tires, books, residential electronics, and athletic shoes. Visit their website for the most current information.