Refuse & Recycling

The Village of Deerfield contracts with Waste Management to provide residential refuse and recycling services. Contact Waste Management at 800.796.9696 for any questions or concerns. You may also submit requests via email here or by directly emailing

Download the informational brochure here for further information

Regular Collection Schedule


Tuesday and Wednesday: Those residents living north of Deerfield Road are serviced on Tuesdays, residents that live south of Deerfield Road on Wednesdays.

All items should be placed at the curb by 7 a.m. (6:30 a.m. for Deerfield and Waukegan Roads) since Waste Management cannot guarantee a specific time the driver will be at your home.

Holiday Schedule

  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
Scheduled collections that fall on or after an observed holiday will be delayed by 1 day the week of the holiday only.
WM Brochure

Put Waste in its Place

Test your recycling skills with the Village's new waste sorting game! Sort items into the trash, recycling, yard waste bags and more. Click below to play!

Put Waste In Its Place

Additional Service Needs

If additional services are needed, such as scheduling a special pickup for over-sized items or white goods, or to report a missed pickup, residents can call Waste Management customer service at 800.796.9696.

Hazardous Items

Waste Management will not collect solid or liquid hazardous waste. Examples include oil-based paint; pesticides; petroleum derivatives such as motor oil and solvents; and road flares. Additional information on how to dispose of household chemical waste and electronics can be found at the Solid Waste Agency of Lake County's website, or by calling 847-336-9340.