There are a variety of companies that offer food scrap collection services in Illinois. Are you a hauler or composter that should be on this list? Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to be included in the list. 

See also BioCycle's FindAComposter.com, and again, let us know if you're aware of composters that should be added to that list, and we'll pass on the information.

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Commercial Vendors

  • Advanced Disposal
    Service area: northern Cook County
    advanceddisposal.com

  • Collective Resource
    Service area: East of Interstate 94/41 from Lake Forest to Hyde Park
    collectiveresource.us

  • Green Dirt Compost 
    Service area: Chicagoland and northern Illinois
    greendirtcompost.com

  • Lakeshore Recycling Systems
    Service area: Chicago and near north suburbs
    lrsrecycles.com

  • Midwest Material Management Compost
    Service area: Chicago and surrounding suburbs
    mwcompanies.com

  • Organix Recycling
    Service area: All Illinois
    organixrecycling.com

  • Prairie Land Disposal
    Service area: McHenry County, Lake County, northern Kane County, northwestern Cook County
    prairielanddisposal.com

  • Republic Services
    Service area: City of Chicago, east of Harlem Avenue
    republicservices.com

  • Resource Center
    Service area: Chicagoland - Western Spring at the west; Evanston at the north; Southern border of Chicago
    resourcecenterchicago.org

  • Roy Strom
    Service Area: Chicago, West Cook County, Western DuPage County
    roystrom.com

  • The Ground Rules / Social Ecologies 
    Service Area: City of Chicago - downtown, near north, near south and near west side
  • Waste Management
    Service Area: Chicago and the surrounding suburbs 
    wm.com

  • WasteNot Compost
    Service Area: Chicago only - downtown, west, and north neighborhoods
    wastenotcompost.com

 

Residential Vendors

  • Collective Resource
    Service area: Chicago and North Suburbs, Pilsen to Northbrook to Lake Bluff
    collectiveresource.us

  • Healthy Soil Compost LLC
    Service Area: Belmont to 63rd and Western to the Lake
    healthysoilcompost.com

  • The Ground Rules / Social Ecologies 
    Only for residential buildings with 6 or more tenants
    Service Area: City of Chicago - downtown, near north, near south and near west side
    socialecologies.net

     

  • Urban Canopy
    theurbancanopy.org/compost-club

  • WasteNot Compost
    Service Area: Chicago only - downtown, west, and north neighborhoods
    wastenotcompost.com