Washington
Township

Welcome to GFL Environmental, where we take great
pride in serving you with all your waste and recycling needs.

Washington Township

Welcome to GFL Environmental, where we take great
pride in serving you with all your waste and recycling needs.

Washington
Township

Welcome to GFL
Environmental Services, where we take great pride in serving you with all your waste and recycling needs.

Your Service Days

Find out what day your household waste
and recycle items are picked up

Order Cart,
Pay Online & Billing

Order a cart and pay your bill online

Your Service Days

Find out what day your household waste
and recycle items are picked up

Order a Cart, Pay Online & Billing

Order a cart and pay your bill online

Your Service Days
Find out what day your
household waste and recycle
items are picked up

SERVICE DAYS

All items for pickup
must be curbside by 7:00 a.m.

Enter your address on the map.

HOLIDAYS

No service on

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

For any holiday falling on a weekday, service will be delayed one work day.

EXTENDED LEAVE/
SUSPENSION OF
SERVICE

Residents may request a suspension of service if out of town at least 30 days but not more than 90 days.

Call 844-464-3587 to arrange.

Order a Cart, Pay Online & Billing
Order a cart and pay your
bill online

BILLING

Need to set up an account?
Call 844-464-3587

Your payment is applied to your account the same date you make your payment online. Refunds are processed on a case by case basis in accordance with the municipality’s guidelines.

We also can set up automatic payments on your credit card.

Mail check to GFL Services at 
P.O. Box 554759
Detroit, MI 48255-7459

or

6200 Elmridge Drive
Sterling Heights, MI 48313

RATES

For residents choosing both solid waste and recycling services, the cost for trash pickup is $35.88 per quarter and the cost for recycling is $7.22 per quarter.

CURBSIDE CART PRICES

Trash carts: 

Purchase a 96-gallon cart for $85 or rent for $4 a month.

Yard waste cart:

Purchase a 96-gallon cart for $85 or rent for $4 a month.

Recycling carts: 

Residents can choose to use existing carts and bins or request a 65-gallon cart at no charge. Additional carts can be purchased for $75 or rented at $3 a month. An 18-gallon recycling cart can be purchased for $12.50.

ANNUAL PAYMENT
INCENTIVE

Residents who pay for solid waste collection on an annual basis in advance will receive the 12th month free if payment is received by September 30 of the contract year.

SERVICE DAYS

Enter your address on the map.

All items for pickup
must be curbside by 7:00 a.m.

HOLIDAYS

No service on

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

For any holiday falling on
a weekday, service will be
delayed one work day.

EXTENDED LEAVE/
SUSPENSION OF
SERVICE

Residents may request a suspension of service if out of town at least 30 days but not more than 90 days.

Call 844-464-3587 to arrange.

SERVICE DAYS

Enter your address on the map.

All items for pickup
must be curbside by 7:00 a.m.

HOLIDAYS

No service on

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

For any holiday falling on
a weekday, service will be
delayed one work day.

EXTENDED LEAVE/
SUSPENSION OF
SERVICE

Residents may request a suspension of service if out of town at least 30 days but not more than 90 days.

Call 844-464-3587 to arrange.

BILLING

Need to set up an account?
Call 844-464-3587

 

Your payment is applied to your account the same date you make your payment online. Refunds are processed on a case by case basis in accordance with the municipality’s guidelines.

We also can set up automatic payments on your credit card.

Mail check to GFL Services at 
P.O. Box 554759
Detroit, MI 48255-7459

or

6200 Elmridge Drive
Sterling Heights, MI 48313

RATES

For residents choosing both solid waste and recycling services, the cost for trash pickup is $35.88 per quarter and the cost for recycling is $7.22 per quarter.

CURBSIDE CART PRICES

Trash carts: 

Purchase a 96-gallon cart for $85 or rent for $4 a month.

Yard waste cart:

Purchase a 96-gallon cart for $85 or rent for $4 a month.

Recycling carts: 

Residents can choose to use existing carts and bins or request a 65-gallon cart at no charge. Additional carts can be purchased for $75 or rented at $3 a month. An 18-gallon recycling cart can be purchased for $12.50.

ANNUAL PAYMENT
INCENTIVE

Residents who pay for solid waste collection on an annual basis in advance will receive the 12th month free if payment is received by September 30 of the contract year.

BILLING

Need to set up an account?
Call 844-464-3587

 

Your payment is applied to your account the same date you make your payment online. Refunds are processed on a case by case basis in accordance with the municipality’s guidelines.

We also can set up automatic payments on your credit card.

Mail check to GFL Services at
P.O. Box 554759
Detroit, MI 48255-7459

or

6200 Elmridge Drive
Sterling Heights, MI 48313

RATES

For residents choosing both solid waste and recycling services, the cost for trash pickup is $35.88 per quarter and the cost for recycling is $7.22 per quarter.

CURBSIDE CART PRICES

Trash carts: 

Purchase a 96-gallon cart for $85 or rent for $4 a month.

Yard waste cart:

Purchase a 96-gallon cart for $85 or rent for $4 a month.

Recycling carts: 

Residents can choose to use existing carts and bins or request a 65-gallon cart at no charge. Additional carts can be purchased for $75 or rented at $3 a month. An 18-gallon recycling cart can be purchased for $12.50.

ANNUAL PAYMENT
INCENTIVE

Residents who pay for solid waste collection on an annual basis in advance will receive the 12th month free if payment is received by September 30 of the contract year.

Recycle

Some recycling
FAQs to consider

Waste &
Bulk Policy

Do’s and Don’ts

Info & FAQ

Get answers to your
questions here

Recycle

Some recycling
FAQs to consider

Waste &
Bulk Policy

Do’s and Don’ts

Info & FAQ

Get answers to your
questions here

Recycle
Some recycling
FAQs to consider

RECYCLING

Do’s and Dont’s:

Allowed

  • Plastics
  • Grocery bags
  • Clear & colored glass
  • Metal & paper
  • Phone books & magazines
  • Brown paper bags
  • Cardboard cut into 2’by 2’ pieces and tied in bundles
  • Paperboard
  • Boxboard (cereal and tissue boxes) flattened

Not Allowed

  • Plastic Bags
  • Paper milk & juice cartons
  • Packing materials
  • Garbage
  • Propane tanks
  • Paint cans
  • Medical waste
  • Flammables
  • Household cleaners
  • Dry and liquid chemicals
  • Wood items
  • Batteries

REWARDS
FOR RECYCLING

GFL Rewards allows customers to earn money-saving coupons and certificates.

Every time you participate in curbside recycling, you sign into your online account and record your activity. You then earn special deals from local and national businesses and service-providers.

When eligible, you print coupons from your own home computer.

Waste &
Bulk Policy
Do’s and Don’ts

HOUSEHOLD SOLID
WASTE

Must be curbside by 7:00 a.m.

Trash must be contained in large-wheeled carts, plastic bags and/or up to 32-gallon plastic or metal containers.

Large containers may not exceed 200 pounds and the 32-gallon containers not more than 60 pounds. Additional 96-gallon carts are $85 each, or for rent at $4 per month.

YARD WASTE

Pickup is Monday, April 3 through the second full week in December.

Must be curbside by 7:00 a.m.

Must be contained in up to 35-gallon plastic or metal containers labeled “Yard Waste” weighing no more than 50 pounds, or in biodegradable kraft yard waste bags set out during compost season.

Allowed: Garden waste, leaves, lawn clippings, shrub and tree trimmings. Limbs and branches must be bundled and not exceed four feet in length and a total of 18 inches in diameter, or exceed 60 pounds. Please secure bundles with rope or heavy twine.

Not allowed: Dirt, sod, large stumps, sand, gravel, stone, concrete, animal feces, dead animals.

BULK WASTE

Must be curbside by 7:00 a.m. along with solid waste.

Allowed: include appliances, hot water tanks, air conditioners, furniture, etc.

Items such as carpet must be rolled up and secured by rope or tape, and not exceed four feet in length or 60 pounds in weight per roll.

Not allowed: We cannot accept vehicles, industrial equipment, sheds, buildings, etc.

Note: For safety’s sake, you are required to remove doors and racks from appliances before setting out. Freon also must be extracted.

Info & FAQ
Get answers to your
questions here

SENIOR DISCOUNT

Seniors 65 and older are eligible 
for $1 monthly discount on their monthly service fee.

SAFETY FIRST

BROKEN GLASS – must be wrapped in several layers of newspaper and marked “Broken Glass,” then set BESIDE trash bin–never inside.

PORCELAIN PRODUCTS – such as sinks, tubs and toilets can cause serious injury if jagged edges aren’t taped and marked.

LATEX PAINT – must be transformed from liquid to solid by adding kitty litter or sand, then allowed to harden. Lids must be removed. To dispose of oil-based products, consult your municipality for special days they accept hazardous waste.

PAILS, BUCKETS, TUBS – and other receptacles capable of holding rainwater pose a drowning hazard to small children and pets. Place these inside bins, not beside them.

APPLIANCES – must have doors 
and lids removed before placed curbside, as they pose a hazard 
to children, who could become trapped inside.

MEDICAL SHARPS – including syringes with disposable needles or lancets, must be safely enclosed in a puncture-proof container (i.e. coffee can or heavy-duty detergent container) secured with a lid, and labeled “Medical Sharps.”

SHARING THE ROAD – Our drivers and loaders are instructed to be careful and respectful of other moving vehicles. If you observe a problem, please inform us at 844-464-3587.

HAZARDOUS WASTES – are capable of causing a fire or explosion, especially when subjected to the intense pressures placed upon them when squeezed into the rear ends of our trucks. Never place the following in your trash or recycle bin: ammunition, antifreeze, fuel, oil, lacquers or anything considered or labeled dangerous, flammable, combustible, poisonous or corrosive.

RECYCLING

Do’s and Dont’s:

Allowed

  • Plastics
  • Grocery bags
  • Clear & colored glass
  • Metal & paper
  • Phone books & magazines
  • Brown paper bags
  • Cardboard cut into 2’by 2’ pieces and tied in bundles
  • Paperboard
  • Boxboard (cereal and tissue boxes) flattened

Not Allowed

  • Plastic Bags
  • Paper milk & juice cartons
  • Packing materials
  • Garbage
  • Propane tanks
  • Paint cans
  • Medical waste
  • Flammables
  • Household cleaners
  • Dry and liquid chemicals
  • Wood items
  • Batteries

REWARDS
FOR RECYCLING

GFL Rewards allows customers to earn money-saving coupons and certificates.

Every time you participate in curbside recycling, you sign into your online account and record your activity. You then earn special deals from local and national businesses and service-providers.

When eligible, you print coupons from your own home computer.

RECYCLING

Do’s and Dont’s:

Allowed

  • Plastics
  • Grocery bags
  • Clear & colored glass
  • Metal & paper
  • Phone books & magazines
  • Brown paper bags
  • Cardboard cut into 2’by 2’ pieces and tied in bundles
  • Paperboard
  • Boxboard (cereal and tissue boxes) flattened

Not Allowed

  • Plastic Bags
  • Paper milk & juice cartons
  • Packing materials
  • Garbage
  • Propane tanks
  • Paint cans
  • Medical waste
  • Flammables
  • Household cleaners
  • Dry and liquid chemicals
  • Wood items
  • Batteries

REWARDS
FOR RECYCLING

GFL Rewards allows customers to earn money-saving coupons and certificates.

Every time you participate in curbside recycling, you sign into your online account and record your activity. You then earn special deals from local and national businesses and service-providers.

When eligible, you print coupons from your own home computer.

HOUSEHOLD SOLID
WASTE

Must be curbside by 7:00 a.m.

Trash must be contained in large-wheeled carts, plastic bags and/or up to 32-gallon plastic or metal containers.

Large containers may not exceed 200 pounds and the 32-gallon containers not more than 60 pounds. Additional 96-gallon carts are $85 each, or for rent at $4 per month.

YARD WASTE

Pickup is Monday, April 3 through the second full week in December.

Must be curbside by 7:00 a.m. along with solid waste.

Must be contained in up to 35-gallon plastic or metal containers labeled “Yard Waste” weighing no more than 50 pounds, or in biodegradable kraft yard waste bags set out during compost season.

Allowed: Garden waste, leaves, lawn clippings, shrub and tree trimmings. Limbs and branches must be bundled and not exceed four feet in length and a total of 18 inches in diameter, or exceed 60 pounds. Please secure bundles with rope or heavy twine.

Not allowed: Dirt, sod, large stumps, sand, gravel, stone, concrete, animal feces, dead animals.

BULK WASTE

Must be curbside by 7:00 a.m. along with solid waste.

Allowed: include appliances, hot water tanks, air conditioners, furniture, etc.

Items such as carpet must be rolled up and secured by rope or tape, and not exceed four feet in length or 60 pounds in weight per roll.

Not allowed: We cannot accept vehicles, industrial equipment, sheds, buildings, etc.

Note: For safety’s sake, you are required to remove doors and racks from appliances before setting out. Freon also must be extracted.

HOUSEHOLD
SOLID
WASTE

Must be curbside by 7:00 a.m.

Trash must be contained in large-wheeled carts, plastic bags and/or up to 32-gallon plastic or metal containers.

Large containers may not exceed 200 pounds and the 32-gallon containers not more than 60 pounds. Additional 96-gallon carts are $85 each, or for rent at $4 per month.

YARD WASTE

Pickup is Monday, April 3 through the second full week in December.

Must be curbside by 7:00 a.m. along with solid waste.

Must be contained in up to 35-gallon plastic or metal containers labeled “Yard Waste” weighing no more than 50 pounds, or in biodegradable kraft yard waste bags set out during compost season.

Allowed: Garden waste, leaves, lawn clippings, shrub and tree trimmings. Limbs and branches must be bundled and not exceed four feet in length and a total of 18 inches in diameter, or exceed 60 pounds. Please secure bundles with rope or heavy twine.

Not allowed: Dirt, sod, large stumps, sand, gravel, stone, concrete, animal feces, dead animals.

BULK WASTE

Must be curbside by 7:00 a.m. along with solid waste.

Allowed: include appliances, hot water tanks, air conditioners, furniture, etc.

Items such as carpet must be rolled up and secured by rope or tape, and not exceed four feet in length or 60 pounds in weight per roll.

Not allowed: We cannot accept vehicles, industrial equipment, sheds, buildings, etc.

Note: For safety’s sake, you are required to remove doors and racks from appliances before setting out. Freon also must be extracted.

SENIOR DISCOUNT

Seniors 65 and older are eligible 
for $1 monthly discount on their monthly service fee.

SAFETY FIRST

BROKEN GLASS – must be wrapped in several layers of newspaper and marked “Broken Glass,” then set BESIDE trash bin–never inside.

PORCELAIN PRODUCTS – such as sinks, tubs and toilets can cause serious injury if jagged edges aren’t taped and marked.

LATEX PAINT – must be transformed from liquid to solid by adding kitty litter or sand, then allowed to harden. Lids must be removed. To dispose of oil-based products, consult your municipality for special days they accept hazardous waste.

PAILS, BUCKETS, TUBS – and other receptacles capable of holding rainwater pose a drowning hazard to small children and pets. Place these inside bins, not beside them.

APPLIANCES – must have doors 
and lids removed before placed curbside, as they pose a hazard 
to children, who could become trapped inside.

MEDICAL SHARPS – including syringes with disposable needles or lancets, must be safely enclosed in a puncture-proof container (i.e. coffee can or heavy-duty detergent container) secured with a lid, and labeled “Medical Sharps.”

SHARING THE ROAD – Our drivers and loaders are instructed to be careful and respectful of other moving vehicles. If you observe a problem, please inform us at 844-464-3587.

HAZARDOUS WASTES – are capable of causing a fire or explosion, especially when subjected to the intense pressures placed upon them when squeezed into the rear ends of our trucks. Never place the following in your trash or recycle bin: ammunition, antifreeze, fuel, oil, lacquers or anything considered or labeled dangerous, flammable, combustible, poisonous or corrosive.

Need more info?

Check out our FAQ.

SENIOR DISCOUNT

Seniors 65 and older are eligible 
for $1monthly discount on their monthly service fee.

SAFETY FIRST

BROKEN GLASS – must be wrapped in several layers of newspaper and marked “Broken Glass,” then set BESIDE trash bin–never inside.

PORCELAIN PRODUCTS – such as sinks, tubs and toilets can cause serious injury if jagged edges aren’t taped and marked.

LATEX PAINT – must be transformed from liquid to solid by adding kitty litter or sand, then allowed to harden. Lids must be removed. To dispose of oil-based products, consult your municipality for special days they accept hazardous waste.

PAILS, BUCKETS, TUBS – and other receptacles capable of holding rainwater pose a drowning hazard to small children and pets. Place these inside bins, not beside them.

APPLIANCES – must have doors 
and lids removed before placed curbside, as they pose a hazard 
to children, who could become trapped inside.

MEDICAL SHARPS – including syringes with disposable needles or lancets, must be safely enclosed in a puncture-proof container (i.e. coffee can or heavy-duty detergent container) secured with a lid, and labeled “Medical Sharps.”

SHARING THE ROAD – Our drivers and loaders are instructed to be careful and respectful of other moving vehicles. If you observe a problem, please inform us at 844-464-3587.

HAZARDOUS WASTES – are capable of causing a fire or explosion, especially when subjected to the intense pressures placed upon them when squeezed into the rear ends of our trucks. Never place the following in your trash or recycle bin: ammunition, antifreeze, fuel, oil, lacquers or anything considered or labeled dangerous, flammable, combustible, poisonous or corrosive.

Need more info?

Check out our FAQ.

Your municipality may also be helpful when inquiring about service dates, billing and disposal of hazardous waste.  Consider calling or visiting their website for details.

Your municipality may also be helpful when inquiring about service dates, billing and disposal of hazardous waste.  Consider calling or visiting their website for details.

Your municipality may also be helpful when inquiring about service dates, billing and disposal of hazardous waste.  Consider calling or visiting their website for details.