Trash Services

Green For Life Environmental provides trash pickup in Macomb Township.

They can be reached by phone at

GFL Environmental online bill pay site click here.  This site is external and run by GFL Environmental.  Direct all billing questions to GFL Environmental.
  1. Trash Pick Up Holiday Schedule for 2017

    Labor Day - Monday, September 4, 2017, closed. One-day delay Tuesday - Saturday. Thanksgiving - Thursday, November 23, 2017, closed. One-day delay Friday and Saturday. Monday, November 25 - Wednesday, November 27 will have regular collections days. Read on...
  2. Compost Stickers Available

    Compost stickers for carts are available and can be picked up in the lobby of Township Hall.
  3. Yard Waste Pick-Up

    Yard waste pick-up will begin on March 27 and run through December 15. Read on...
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Green For Life Environmental (GFL) provides trash pickup in Macomb Township for residential single household dwelling units. Residential dwelling unit shall mean a single family home(s), that is not attached to any other dwelling unit, which is built on a parcel of land or; in a platted subdivision; excluding dwelling units in a mobile home park, and site condominiums. (Ref: Macomb Township Code of Ordinances Chapter 8, Section II).

GFL will pick up trash in any container (including bags, bins, cans or carts) and recyclables in any container (clear bags, bins, containers, boxes) as long as trash and recyclables are clearly separated and all is out at the curb by 7am on your designated pickup day. Additionally, any Macomb Township resident who is in need of a recycling container may contact GFL directly.

New Name. Same Great Service.

Rizzo Environmental Services is now GFL Environmental USA Inc.

To our valued customers,  On September 30, 2016, Rizzo Environmental Services officially became part of GFL (Green For Life) Environmental. As a result of this transition, I would like to take the opportunity to introduce you to GFL and assure you that there will be no interruptions or impediments to the quality of the service that you have previously come to expect from Rizzo.

I am proud of GFL's heritage and the strong culture, work ethic and business philosophy that we have become known for in the waste management and recycling industry. For over 40 years, GFL and its predecessors have been pioneers in providing businesses and residential customers throughout North America with exceptional environmental services while simultaneously focusing on safety and local community values.

Going forward, our more than 700 talented employees who call Michigan home, are committed to providing you with personalized service. I want to personally assure you that existing rates and contracts made with Rizzo Environmental will be fully honored by GFL.

On behalf of the entire GFL team, thank you for your business. We look forward to working with you and serving your local waste management and recycling needs. In the meantime, if you have any questions regarding GFL or an existing service performed by Rizzo Environmental, I encourage you to call us directly at our toll-free number of 844-GO-GFLUSA or visit our website

Patrick Dovigi
Founder and CEO

Recycle Drop-Off option for non-curbside Residents

Pine Tree Acres in Lenox Township (phone 586-749-9698) offers a recycling drop-off area for local residents who do not have curbside recycling. The recycling drop-off area is available during normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 4:30pm, and Saturday from 7:00am to 11:00am.

For additional Pine Tree Acres contact info please click here.

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