• Pine Tree Acres accepts approximately 5,000 tons of waste per day from households and commercial businesses in southeast Michigan and Ontario
  • Current permit allows for a 283-acre waste footprint
  • Current waste footprint: 252-acres
  • Permitted operational area for landfill activities (including roads, ditches,
    sediment basins, natural area buffer zones, etc.): 564.5-acres
  • Current permits provide for over 25 years of disposal capacity
  • Maximum permitted elevation: 270 feet

Pine Tree Acres also 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.

Waste Management offers several other unique services throughout the state to help residents and businesses be more sustainable including at-home recycling options for compact florescent lamps, batteries, at-home used medical sharps and other household electronics. Learn more about Think Green From Home® at:

Waste Management is also people serving the solid waste needs of a community.


District Manager, Dave Rogers


WM Operator of the Year Chris Bilinsky (left)
His son Lee Bilinsky WMRE Gas to
Energy Plant Manager (right)



Lead Operator Matt Ball

WM Community Relations Representative
Kathleen Klein (left)
Bob Eldridge of Keep Michigan Beautiful (right)

Rodney Nemeth, WM Midwest Market
Area Gas Operations Manager.