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 (PDF) 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


The 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

Residential Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Event
Saturday, March 14, 2020

By appointment only. To make an appointment call 815-727-8834 or visit

Collection of nearly all types of household chemicals,hazardous materials and liquids. All participants must make an appointment. There is a limit of 15 gallons of paint and 15 fluorescent light bulbs or tubes per vehicle and identification required. This event is open to all Will County residents and all residents of any communities partially within Will County.

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