About Prairieland Disposal & Recycling

Prairieland Disposal & Recycling is an environmentally-conscious waste hauler and recycler serving the greater Lake, McHenry and Cook counties.

Our mission is to provide honest, cost-effective waste collection services while maintaining our reputation as stewards of the environment. We are proud to be one of the first disposal companies in Illinois to perform food/organic scrapping year-round. We use biodiesel fuel in our vehicles, and much of the residential and commercial waste we collect is recycled.

From weekly pick-up services and dumpster rentals to custom-tailored collection programs, we’re here to help. Call our live customer service representative today at 847-381-9300 to learn how Prairieland Disposal & Recycling can help you with your individual needs.


  • Yard waste season starts April 1 through November 30! Get your landscaping and gardens in shape ... and don't forget we accept food waste and kittly litter. Go Green this year!... Click here to learn other green tips.
  • Flower Vase Recycle! Event kick-off is Tuesday, June 27th. Please come out and drop off any unwanted vases.
Flower Vase Recycle
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