Solid Waste Hauler Resources

Contact: Environmental Assistance Center 800-662-9278


There are several agencies involved with solid waste hauling and various requirements for those solid waste transporters. Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) has developed a list of solid waste hauler resources for reference.  

Solid Waste Hauler Guidance  

Summary of requirements for solid waste transporters

Brochure for residential customers about wastes banned from landfills

Copies of this can be made and shared with customers to meet the requirement to notify them annually about what can not be put in the trash

Landfills, transfer facilities, solid waste processing facilities   

Links on this page include landfill maps and instructions on searching the Waste Data System to find solid waste facility information

Commercial recyclers  

Database of recyclers arranged by different categories of materials

Part 6 of the solid waste rules  

Scroll to Part 6 of the administrative rules for specific requirements for the unit used to haul solid waste under Part 115, Solid Waste Management, of Act 451 of 1994, as amended