We operate two conveniently located facilities in Elgin and West Chicago, IL – Serving all of your landscape waste disposal needs.

Yard Waste Disposal

Midwest Compost, LLC is an IEPA permitted disposal facility for yard waste and clean wood waste materials. Whether you’re a homeowner with a couple of bags or a landscaper with a full dump truck, our doors are open to you. We accept the following materials for disposal:

  • grass clippings
  • leaves
  • brush
  • logs
  • branches
  • sod
  • clean dirt

The listed items may be mixed together.

Midwest Compost, LLC is also an approved marshalling facility for Emerald Ash Borer contaminated wood in full compliance of the Illinois Department of Agriculture’s Insect Pest & Disease Act.

All loads are subject to visual inspection and may be refused for any reason. Midwest Compost, LLC does not accept concrete, metal, plastic, railroad ties, landscape timbers, brick pavers, stones, rocks, asphalt chunks, pop cans, lunch wrappers or any other non-organic materials. Loads containing any of the items listed above will be subjected to a contamination fee.


1320 Spaulding Rd
Elgin, IL 60120

Office: 847-931-2900
Fax: 847-931-2871

West Chicago

1195 West Washington St.
West Chicago, IL 60185

Office: 630-876-8900
Fax: 630-876-0719